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New York 9th Heavy Artillery, Company M (Union)

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Company mustered in on September 8th, 1862. Company mustered out of service on July 27th, 1865.

Company was also known as:

  • Company M, 2nd Auburn Regiment, New York
  • Company M, Cayuga and Wayne County Regiment, New York

Notable Battles:

  • Cedar Creek fought on October 19th, 1864 near Cedar Creek, Virginia (3 wounded, 5 died, 0 imprisoned)

Facts about this Company:

  • Number of Soldiers: 289
  • First Enlistment Date: 1862-04-29 (1 soldier)
  • Most Common Enlistment Place: Alexander, New York (24 soldiers)
  • Most Common Enlistment Date: 1862-10-28 (22 soldiers)
  • Most Common Muster Out Date: 1865-06-27 (149 soldiers)
  • Youngest Soldier at Enlistment: 14 -- Welsh, William
  • Oldest Soldier at Enlistment: 44 -- Lewis, Hiram
  • Average Age at Enlistment: 25.4 years old
  • Median Age at Enlistment: 24.0 years old
  • Wounded In Regiment: 6 (1%)
  • Prisoner Of War While In Regiment: 6 (1%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In Regiment: 20 (6%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In War: 20 (6%)

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

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