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New York 170th Infantry, Company C (Union)

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Company mustered in on October 7th, 1862. Company mustered out of service on July 15th, 1865 at Washington, District of Columbia.

Company was also known as:

  • Company C, 4th Corcoran Regiment, New York

Notable Battles:

  • Second Petersburg fought on June 16th, 1864 near Petersburg, Virginia (8 wounded, 1 died, 0 imprisoned)

Facts about this Company:

  • Number of Soldiers: 108
  • First Enlistment Place: New York City, New York
  • First Enlistment Date: 1861-04-20 (1 soldier)
  • Most Common Enlistment Place: New York City, New York (82 soldiers)
  • Most Common Enlistment Date: 1862-10-07 (21 soldiers)
  • Youngest Soldier at Enlistment: 15 -- Campbell, Michael (Musician)
  • Oldest Soldier at Enlistment: 45 -- McManus, John J.
  • Average Age at Enlistment: 28.7 years old
  • Median Age at Enlistment: 28.0 years old
  • Wounded In Regiment: 19 (16%)
  • Prisoner Of War While In Regiment: 9 (8%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In Regiment: 14 (12%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In War: 15 (13%)

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

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