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New York 156th Infantry, Company E (Union)

Soldiers
  • Number Of Soldiers:256
  • Most Common Residence:
    • Plattekill, Ulster County, New YorkJan 1, 1862(28 Servicepersons)
    • Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, New YorkJan 1, 1863(17 Servicepersons)
    • Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, New YorkJan 1, 1864(27 Servicepersons)
    • Ulster County, New YorkJan 1, 1890(31 Servicepersons)
Casualties
  • Died In Unit:38(15%)
  • Died In War:51(20%)
  • Wounded:24(9%)
Enlistment
  • First Enlistment Date:Jan 1, 1861(1 Serviceperson)
  • First Enlistment Place:New Paltz, Ulster, New York, USA(1 Serviceperson)
  • Most Common Enlistment Date:Nov 17, 1862(61 Servicepersons)
  • Most Common Enlistment Place:Ontario County, New York(234 Servicepersons)
Muster
  • Muster In Date:Nov 17, 1862
  • Muster Out Date:Oct 23, 1865
  • Most Common Muster Out Date:Oct 23, 1865(52 Servicepersons)
  • Muster Out Place:
    • Augusta, Georgia
Other
  • Aliases:
    • Mountain Legion, New York
Battles
Name
Start Date
End Date
Duration
Place
Port HudsonMay 21, 1863Jul 9, 186349 day(s)East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana; East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana
Third WinchesterSep 19, 1864Sep 19, 1864< 1 dayFrederick County, Virginia; Winchester, Virginia
Cedar CreekOct 19, 1864Oct 19, 1864< 1 dayFrederick County, Virginia; Shenandoah County, Virginia; Warren County, Virginia

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