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New York 1st Mounted Rifles, Company C 1st (Union)

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Company mustered in on July 30th, 1861.

Company was also known as:

  • Company C 1st, 10th Legion, New York

Notable Battles:

  • Skirmish at New MARket, Virginia fought on May 13th, 1864 near New Market, Virginia (0 wounded, 1 died, 6 imprisoned)

Facts about this Company:

  • Number of Soldiers: 399
  • First Enlistment Date: 1861 (3 soldiers)
  • Most Common Enlistment Place: New York City, New York (41 soldiers)
  • Most Common Enlistment Date: 1861-07-19 (79 soldiers)
  • Most Common Muster Out Date: 1865-06-27 (40 soldiers)
  • Youngest Soldier at Enlistment: 14 -- Farley, William
  • Oldest Soldier at Enlistment: 47 -- Briggs, Sanford (Landsman)
  • Average Age at Enlistment: 25.2 years old
  • Median Age at Enlistment: 23.0 years old
  • Wounded In Regiment: 6 (1%)
  • Prisoner Of War While In Regiment: 29 (6%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In Regiment: 29 (6%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In War: 31 (7%)

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

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