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New York 69th Infantry, Company F (Union)

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Company mustered in on November 18th, 1861. Company mustered out of service on June 30th, 1865.

Company was also known as:

  • Company F, 1st Regiment Irish Brigade, New York

Notable Battles:

  • Malvern Hill fought on July 1st, 1862 near Malvern Hill, Virginia (6 wounded, 3 died, 0 imprisoned)
  • Antietam fought on September 17th, 1862 near Antietam, Maryland (14 wounded, 5 died, 0 imprisoned)
  • Fredericksburg fought on December 13th, 1862 near Fredericksburg, Virginia (3 wounded, 1 died, 0 imprisoned)
  • Wilderness fought on May 5th, 1864 near Wilderness, Virginia (3 wounded, 1 died, 0 imprisoned)
  • Spotsylvania Court House fought on May 18th, 1864 near Spotsylvania Court House, Virginia (3 wounded, 1 died, 1 imprisoned)
  • Jerusalem Plank Road fought on June 22nd, 1864 near Petersburg, Virginia (0 wounded, 1 died, 3 imprisoned)

Facts about this Company:

  • Number of Soldiers: 307
  • First Enlistment Date: 1861-04 (1 soldier)
  • Most Common Enlistment Place: New York City, New York (82 soldiers)
  • Most Common Enlistment Date: 1862-05-26 (61 soldiers)
  • Most Common Muster Out Date: 1862-09-03 (72 soldiers)
  • Most Common Residence for 1890: New York, New York, USA (21 soldiers)
  • Youngest Soldier at Enlistment: 15 -- Nagle, Richard (Musician)
  • Oldest Soldier at Enlistment: 47 -- Hurley, John
  • Average Age at Enlistment: 27.6 years old
  • Median Age at Enlistment: 27.0 years old
  • Wounded In Regiment: 46 (13%)
  • Prisoner Of War While In Regiment: 28 (7%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In Regiment: 29 (8%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In War: 27 (7%)

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

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