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New York 63rd Infantry, Company K (Union)

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Company mustered in on August 7th, 1861. Company mustered out of service on June 30th, 1865.

Company was also known as:

  • Company K, Independent Irish Regiment, New York
  • Company K, 3rd Regiment Irish Brigade, New York

Notable Battles:

  • Antietam fought on September 17th, 1862 near Antietam, Maryland (8 wounded, 3 died, 0 imprisoned)

Facts about this Company:

  • Number of Soldiers: 110
  • First Enlistment Place: Albany, New York, USA
  • First Enlistment Date: 1861-04-19 (1 soldier)
  • Most Common Enlistment Place: Albany, New York (68 soldiers)
  • Most Common Enlistment Date: 1861-09-25 (26 soldiers)
  • Youngest Soldier at Enlistment: 16 -- Hosie, Thomas
  • Oldest Soldier at Enlistment: 45 -- Brannigan, Peter (Corporal)
  • Average Age at Enlistment: 26.6 years old
  • Median Age at Enlistment: 24.5 years old
  • Wounded In Regiment: 14 (12%)
  • Prisoner Of War While In Regiment: 2 (1%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In Regiment: 13 (11%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In War: 16 (13%)

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

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