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3rd New York Provisional Cavalry

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3rd New York Provisional Cavalry Soldier Roster - Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New York For the Year 1893, Volume 7     View the Entire Book

Regimental History
Third New York Provisional Cavalry. — Col., Nelson B. Sweitzer; Lieut.-Col., Nathaniel Coles; Majs., George B. Bosworth, John Birdsall, Charles H. Hatch. This regiment was formed by the consolidation of the 13th and 16th regiments of cavalry on June 23, 1865. Col. Sweitzer was given the command of the new organization, which was mustered out of service on Sept. 21, 1865, at Camp Barry, near Washington, D. C. Its loss from disease and other causes was 4 enlisted men.

Regimental history taken from "The Union Army" by Federal Publishing Company, 1908 - Volume 2

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