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New York 15th Cavalry, Company M (Union)

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Company mustered in on January 24th, 1863. Company mustered out of service on June 17th, 1865.

Facts about this Company:

  • Number of Soldiers: 136
  • First Enlistment Place: Utica, New York
  • First Enlistment Date: 1861-05-01 (1 soldier)
  • Most Common Enlistment Place: Newburgh, New York (28 soldiers)
  • Most Common Muster Out Date: 1865-06-17 (64 soldiers)
  • Youngest Soldier at Enlistment: 18 -- Bennett, George
  • Oldest Soldier at Enlistment: 46 -- Wilson, James (Corporal)
  • Average Age at Enlistment: 24.2 years old
  • Median Age at Enlistment: 22.0 years old
  • Wounded In Regiment: 6 (4%)
  • Prisoner Of War While In Regiment: 24 (17%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In Regiment: 20 (14%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In War: 18 (12%)

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

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