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New York 28th Infantry, Company D (Union)

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Company mustered in on May 22nd, 1861. Company mustered out of service on June 2nd, 1863.

Company was also known as:

  • Company D, Scott Life Guard, New York

Notable Battles:

  • First Winchester fought on May 25th, 1862 near Winchester, Virginia (1 wounded, 0 died, 3 imprisoned)
  • Cedar Mountain fought on August 9th, 1862 near Cedar Mountain, Virginia (9 wounded, 7 died, 1 imprisoned)
  • Antietam fought on September 17th, 1862 near Antietam, Maryland (4 wounded, 1 died, 0 imprisoned)
  • Chancellorsville fought on May 3rd, 1863 near Chancellorsville, Virginia (5 wounded, 0 died, 1 imprisoned)

Facts about this Company:

  • Number of Soldiers: 170
  • First Enlistment Place: Albany, New York, USA
  • First Enlistment Date: 1861-03 (1 soldier)
  • Most Common Enlistment Place: Albany, New York, USA (57 soldiers)
  • Most Common Enlistment Date: 1861-05-11 (26 soldiers)
  • Most Common Muster Out Date: 1863-06-02 (65 soldiers)
  • Most Common Residence for 1861: Medina, New York, United States (27 soldiers)
  • Youngest Soldier at Enlistment: 18 -- Lum, Chauncey W
  • Oldest Soldier at Enlistment: 44 -- Dunnum, Luke
  • Average Age at Enlistment: 23.0 years old
  • Median Age at Enlistment: 21.0 years old
  • Wounded In Regiment: 28 (15%)
  • Prisoner Of War While In Regiment: 29 (16%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In Regiment: 19 (10%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In War: 20 (11%)

Commander List: (#Prisoner Of War, ^Wounded, %=Died during war)

Soldier List: (#Prisoner Of War, ^Wounded, %=Died during war)