Military Units Formed in New York



This list shows 357 units formed in New York. The National Archive index contains 409 units. The additional units are for the most part mis-filed names, or names for which the unit designation is not clear.





1st Battalion, New York Sharpshooters - 444 men
1st Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 421 men
1st Regiment, New York Cavalry - 2383 men
1st Regiment, New York Engineers - 2990 men
1st Regiment, New York Infantry - 1446 men
1st Regiment, New York Light Artillery - 4468 men
1st Battalion, New York Light Artillery - 240 men
1st Battalion, New York Light Artillery (National Guard) - 96 men
1st Regiment, New York Heavy Artillery - 8 men
1st Regiment, New York National Guard - 15 men
1st Regiment, New York State Militia - 60 men
1st Regiment, New York Marine Artillery - 1440 men
1st Regiment, New York Mounted Rifles - 3117 men
1st Regiment, New York Provisional Cavalry - 2295 men
1st Regiment, New York Veteran Cavalry - 1904 men
2nd Regiment, New York Cavalry - 2874 men
2nd Regiment, New York Heavy Artillery - 4718 men
2nd Regiment, New York Infantry - 1335 men
2nd Regiment, New York Mounted Rifles - 1771 men
2nd Regiment, New York Provisional Cavalry - 1676 men
2nd Regiment, New York Veteran Cavalry - 1992 men
2nd Battalion, New York Light Artillery - 185 men
2nd Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 294 men
2nd Regiment, New York Engineers - 4 men
2nd Regiment, New York Infantry (Hawkins Zouaves) - 3 men
2nd Regiment, New York State Militia (30 days, 1863) - 42 men
3rd Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 496 men
3rd Regiment, New York Cavalry - 2361 men
3rd Regiment, New York Infantry - 2966 men
3rd Regiment, New York Light Artillery - 4445 men
3rd Regiment, New York Provisional Cavalry - 1389 men
3rd Battalion, New York German Heavy Artillery - 29 men
3rd Merchants Brigade Regiment, New York Volunteers - 5 men
3rd Regiment, New York Cavalry State Militia (3 months, 1861) - 101 men
3rd Regiment, New York National Guard (30 days, 1863) - 20 men
3rd Regiment, New York State Militia (3 months, 1861) - 10 men
4th Regiment, New York Cavalry - 1683 men
4th Regiment, New York Heavy Artillery - 4920 men
4th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1237 men
4th Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 250 men
4th Regiment, New York Heavy Artillery (National Guard) (30 days, 1863) - 251 men
4th Regiment, New York National Guard (100 days, 1864) - 14 men
4th Regiment, New York National Guard (30 days, 1863) - 2 men
4th Regiment, New York State Militia (3 months, 1861) - 4 men
5th Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 438 men
5th Regiment, New York Cavalry - 2562 men
5th Regiment, New York Heavy Artillery - 5556 men
5th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1689 men
5th Regiment, New York Infantry National Guard (30 days, 1863) - 676 men
5th Regiment, New York Infantry State Militia (3 months, 1861) - 755 men
5th Regiment, New York Veteran Infantry - 2077 men
6th Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 469 men
6th Regiment, New York Cavalry - 2295 men
6th Regiment, New York Heavy Artillery - 4691 men
6th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1108 men
6th Regiment, New York Infantry National Guard (30 days, 1863) - 524 men
6th Regiment, New York State Militia (3 months, 1861) - 551 men
7th Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 456 men
7th Regiment, New York Cavalry - 804 men
7th Regiment, New York Heavy Artillery - 2785 men
7th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1522 men
7th Regiment, New York Infantry (New) - 1441 men
7th Regiment, New York State Militia (3 months, 1862) - 901 men
7th Regiment, New York State Militia (30 days, 1861) - 1161 men
7th Regiment, New York State Militia (30 days, 1863) - 692 men
8th Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 445 men
8th Regiment, New York Cavalry - 2965 men
8th Regiment, New York Heavy Artillery - 3021 men
8th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1602 men
8th Regiment, New York National Guard (30 days, 1863) - 326 men
8th Regiment, New York State Militia (3 months, 1861) - 901 men
8th Regiment, New York State Militia (3 months, 1862) - 655 men
9th Regiment, New York Cavalry - 2498 men
9th Regiment, New York Heavy Artillery - 3438 men
9th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1521 men
10th Regiment, New York Cavalry - 2289 men
10th Regiment, New York Heavy Artillery - 2731 men
10th Regiment, New York Infantry - 2873 men
11th Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 314 men
11th Regiment, New York Cavalry - 2743 men
11th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1377 men
11th Regiment, New York State Militia (3 months, 1862) - 421 men
11th Regiment, New York State Militia (30 days, 1863) - 576 men
12th Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 356 men
12th Regiment, New York Cavalry - 2176 men
12th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1723 men
12th Regiment, New York State Militia (3 months, 1861) - 943 men
12th Regiment, New York State Militia (3 months, 1862) - 714 men
12th Regiment, New York State Militia (30 days, 1863) - 618 men
13th Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 410 men
13th Regiment, New York Cavalry - 1777 men
13th Regiment, New York Heavy Artillery - 2784 men
13th Regiment, New York Heavy Artillery (State Militia) (3 months, 1862) - 711 men
13th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1406 men
13th Regiment, New York Infantry National Guard (30 days, 1863) - 327 men
13th Regiment, New York State Militia (3 months, 1861) - 987 men
14th Regiment, New York Cavalry - 1705 men
14th Regiment, New York Heavy Artillery - 3597 men
14th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1233 men
15th Regiment, New York Cavalry - 1800 men
15th Regiment, New York Engineers - 1476 men
15th Regiment, New York Engineers (New) - 2674 men
15th Regiment, New York Heavy Artillery - 3126 men
15th Regiment, New York Infantry National Guard (30 days, 1864) - 532 men
16th Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 374 men
16th Regiment, New York Cavalry - 1982 men
16th Regiment, New York Heavy Artillery - 3776 men
16th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1354 men
17th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1260 men
17th Regiment, New York State Militia (30 days, 1863) - 334 men
17th Regiment, New York Veteran Infantry - 1042 men
18th Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 386 men
18th Regiment, New York Cavalry - 2778 men
18th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1088 men
19th Regiment, New York Cavalry - 1629 men
19th Regiment, New York State Militia (3 months, 1862) - 390 men
20th Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 480 men
20th Regiment, New York Cavalry - 1824 men
20th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1465 men
20th Regiment, New York State Militia (100 days, 1861) - 786 men
21st Regiment, New York Cavalry - 1762 men
21st Regiment, New York Infantry - 1064 men
22nd Regiment, New York Cavalry - 1922 men
22nd Regiment, New York Infantry - 1135 men
22nd Regiment, New York Infantry National Guard (30 days, 1863) - 640 men
22nd Regiment, New York State Militia (3 months, 1862) - 597 men
23rd Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 320 men
23rd Regiment, New York Infantry - 980 men
23rd Regiment, New York Infantry National Guard (30 days, 1863) - 490 men
24th Regiment, New York Cavalry - 1858 men
24th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1082 men
25th Regiment, New York Cavalry - 1558 men
25th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1152 men
25th Regiment, New York Infantry National Guard (3 months, 1862) - 571 men
25th Regiment, New York State Militia (3 months, 1861) - 538 men
26th Regiment, New York Cavalry - 1381 men
26th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1197 men
27th Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 337 men
27th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1224 men
28th Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 323 men
28th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1040 men
28th Regiment, New York Infantry National Guard (100 days, 1864) - 313 men
28th Regiment, New York Infantry National Guard (30 days, 1863) - 327 men
28th Regiment, New York State Militia (3 months, 1861) - 503 men
29th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1278 men
30th Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 346 men
30th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1405 men
31st Regiment, New York Infantry - 1252 men
32nd Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 360 men
32nd Regiment, New York Infantry - 1218 men
33rd Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 306 men
33rd Regiment, New York Infantry - 1383 men
34th Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 321 men
34th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1218 men
35th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1298 men
36th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1171 men
37th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1717 men
37th Regiment, New York Infantry National Guard (30 days, 1864) - 352 men
37th Regiment, New York State Militia (3 months, 1862) - 564 men
37th Regiment, New York State Militia (30 days, 1863) - 573 men
38th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1532 men
39th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1965 men
40th Regiment, New York Infantry - 2726 men
41st Regiment, New York Infantry - 1731 men
42nd Regiment, New York Infantry - 1756 men
43rd Regiment, New York Infantry - 1874 men
44th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1764 men
45th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1569 men
46th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1553 men
47th Regiment, New York Infantry - 2302 men
47th Regiment, New York State Militia (3 months, 1862) - 527 men
48th Regiment, New York Infantry - 2130 men
49th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1426 men
50th Regiment, New York Engineers - 3509 men
51st Regiment, New York Infantry - 2159 men
52nd Regiment, New York Infantry - 2364 men
53rd Regiment, New York Infantry (1st) - 964 men
53rd Regiment, New York Infantry (2nd) - 538 men
54th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1954 men
54th Regiment, New York Infantry National Guard (100 days, 1864) - 501 men
55th Regiment, New York Infantry - 814 men
56th Regiment, New York Infantry - 2187 men
56th Regiment, New York Infantry National Guard (100 days, 1864) - 397 men
56th Regiment, New York Infantry National Guard (30 days, 1863) - 377 men
57th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1131 men
58th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1643 men
59th Regiment, New York Infantry - 2385 men
60th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1552 men
61st Regiment, New York Infantry - 2249 men
62nd Regiment, New York Infantry - 1285 men
63rd Regiment, New York Infantry - 1662 men
64th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1803 men
65th Regiment, New York Infantry - 2825 men
65th Regiment, New York Infantry National Guard (30 days, 1863) - 404 men
66th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1375 men
67th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1647 men
68th Regiment, New York Infantry - 2045 men
69th Regiment, New York Artillery National Guard (30 days, 1863) - 584 men
69th Regiment, New York Infantry - 2799 men
69th Regiment, New York State Militia - 2726 men
70th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1676 men
71st Regiment, New York Infantry - 1249 men
71st Regiment, New York Infantry National Guard (30 days, 1863) - 544 men
71st Regiment, New York State Militia (3 months, 1861) - 952 men
71st Regiment, New York State Militia (3 months, 1862) - 618 men
72nd Regiment, New York Infantry - 1552 men
73rd Regiment, New York Infantry - 2283 men
74th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1219 men
74th Regiment, New York Infantry National Guard (30 days, 1863) - 524 men
74th Regiment, New York Infantry National Guard (30 days, November, 1863) - 373 men
75th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1334 men
76th Regiment, New York Infantry - 2249 men
77th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1768 men
77th Regiment, New York National Guard (100 days, 1864) - 378 men
78th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1267 men
79th Regiment, New York Infantry - 2567 men
80th Regiment, New York Infantry - 2466 men
81st Regiment, New York Infantry - 2061 men
82nd Regiment, New York Infantry - 2080 men
83rd Regiment, New York Infantry - 2041 men
84th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1851 men
84th Regiment, New York Infantry National Guard (100 days, 1864) - 654 men
84th Regiment, New York State Militia (30 days, 1863) - 404 men
85th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1239 men
86th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1663 men
87th Regiment, New York Infantry - 943 men
88th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1391 men
89th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1391 men
90th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1830 men
91st Regiment, New York Infantry - 3821 men
92nd Regiment, New York Infantry - 1225 men
93rd Regiment, New York Infantry - 2123 men
93rd Regiment, New York Infantry National Guard (100 days, 1864) - 507 men
94th Regiment, New York Infantry - 2386 men
95th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1985 men
96th Regiment, New York Infantry - 2069 men
97th Regiment, New York Infantry - 2576 men
98th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1478 men
98th Regiment, New York Infantry National Guard (100 days, 1864) - 335 men
99th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1198 men
99th Regiment, New York Infantry National Guard (100 days, 1864) - 452 men
100th Regiment, New York Infantry - 2612 men
101st Regiment, New York Infantry - 1101 men
102nd Regiment, New York Infantry - 2985 men
102nd Regiment, New York Infantry National Guard (100 days, 1864) - 379 men
103rd Regiment, New York Infantry - 1691 men
104th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1863 men
105th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1026 men
106th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1516 men
107th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1364 men
108th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1105 men
109th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1420 men
110th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1118 men
111th Regiment, New York Infantry - 2108 men
112th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1747 men
114th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1192 men
115th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1643 men
116th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1118 men
117th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1569 men
118th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1330 men
119th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1195 men
120th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1734 men
121st Regiment, New York Infantry - 2019 men
122nd Regiment, New York Infantry - 1149 men
123rd Regiment, New York Infantry - 1226 men
124th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1488 men
125th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1390 men
126th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1033 men
127th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1060 men
128th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1195 men
131st Regiment, New York Infantry - 1030 men
132nd Regiment, New York Infantry - 1699 men
133rd Regiment, New York Infantry - 1214 men
134th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1174 men
136th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1266 men
137th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1410 men
139th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1238 men
140th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1851 men
141st Regiment, New York Infantry - 1258 men
142nd Regiment, New York Infantry - 1702 men
143rd Regiment, New York Infantry - 1163 men
144th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1684 men
145th Regiment, New York Infantry - 995 men
146th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1786 men
147th Regiment, New York Infantry - 2401 men
148th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1292 men
149th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1399 men
150th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1419 men
151st Regiment, New York Infantry - 1021 men
152nd Regiment, New York Infantry - 1017 men
153rd Regiment, New York Infantry - 1244 men
154th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1140 men
155th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1149 men
156th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1379 men
157th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1333 men
158th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1704 men
159th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1138 men
160th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1113 men
161st Regiment, New York Infantry - 1427 men
162nd Regiment, New York Infantry - 1654 men
163rd Regiment, New York Infantry - 597 men
164th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1217 men
165th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1074 men
168th Regiment, New York Infantry - 889 men
169th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1799 men
170th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1250 men
173rd Regiment, New York Infantry - 1347 men
174th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1007 men
175th Regiment, New York Infantry - 947 men
176th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1756 men
177th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1079 men
178th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1143 men
179th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1324 men
182nd Regiment, New York Infantry - 1105 men
184th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1142 men
185th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1045 men
186th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1060 men
187th Regiment, New York Infantry - 965 men
188th Regiment, New York Infantry - 996 men
189th Regiment, New York Infantry - 1079 men
192nd Regiment, New York Infantry - 1469 men
193rd Regiment, New York Infantry - 1693 men
194th Regiment, New York Infantry - 754 men
5th Independent Company, New York Infantry - 2 men
7th Regiment, New York National Guard (30 days, 1861) - 18 men
7th Regiment, New York Veteran Infantry - 2 men
8th Regiment, New York State Militia - 80 men
9th Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 124 men
9th Regiment, New York Infantry (New) - 1 men
9th Regiment, New York State Militia - 11 men
10th Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 236 men
11th Regiment, New York Heavy Artillery - 33 men
12th Independent Company, New York Infantry - 5 men
12th Regiment, New York Heavy Artillery - 14 men
14th Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 93 men
14th Independent Company, New York Infantry - 1 men
15th Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 187 men
15th Independent Company, New York Infantry - 1 men
15th Regiment, New York Infantry - 48 men
15th Regiment, New York State Militia - 19 men
17th Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 236 men
17th Independent Company, New York Infantry - 15 men
17th Regiment, New York Cavalry - 8 men
18th Regiment, New York Infantry National Guard (30 days, 1863) - 165 men
19th Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 297 men
19th Regiment, New York Infantry - 12 men
20th Regiment, New York National Guard - 6 men
21st Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 274 men
21st Regiment, New York State Militia (30 days, 1863) - 227 men
22nd Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 14 men
22nd Independent Company, New York Infantry - 20 men
23rd Regiment, New York Cavalry - 251 men
24th Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 217 men
24th Independent Company, New York Infantry - 3 men
25th Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 279 men
25th Independent Company, New York Infantry - 3 men
26th Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 262 men
26th Regiment, New York National Guard (3 months, 1862) - 7 men
29th Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 221 men
30th Independent Company, New York Infantry - 38 men
31st Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery - 151 men
31st Independent Company, New York Infantry - 6 men
33rd Independent Company, New York Infantry - 2 men
35th Independent Company, New York Infantry - 98 men
44th Independent Company, New York Infantry - 61 men
45th Independent Company, New York Infantry - 3 men
47th Regiment, New York State Militia (30 days, 1863) - 278 men
50th Regiment, New York Infantry - 39 men
52nd Regiment, New York Infantry National Guard (30 days, 1863) - 278 men
52nd Regiment, New York Infantry National Guard (9 months, 1862) - 12 men
55th Regiment, New York State Militia (30 days, 1863) - 246 men
56th Regiment, New York Infantry National Guard - 42 men
56th Regiment, New York National Guard (New, 1865) - 187 men
58th Regiment, New York Infantry National Guard (100 days, 1864) - 292 men
67th Regiment, New York Infantry National Guard (30 days, 1863) - 167 men
68th Regiment, New York Infantry National Guard (30 days, 1863) - 248 men
69th Regiment, New York National Guard (30 days, 1863) - 5 men
130th Regiment, New York Infantry - 9 men
135th Regiment, New York Infantry - 6 men
138th Regiment, New York Infantry - 13 men
171st Regiment, New York Infantry - 7 men
172nd Regiment, New York Infantry - 16 men
180th Regiment, New York Infantry - 10 men
181st Regiment, New York Infantry - 20 men
183rd Regiment, New York Infantry - 14 men
190th Regiment, New York Infantry - 160 men
191st Regiment, New York Infantry - 191 men
Blair Rifles, New York Volunteers - 2 men
Burnside Rifles, New York Volunteers - 4 men
Devin's Independent Company, New York Cavalry (3 months, 1861) - 96 men
Excelsior Brigade, New York Infantry - 26 men
Federal Guard, New York Volunteers - 3 men
Independent Company, 29th Regiment, New York Infantry - 19 men
Independent Company, 8th Regiment, New York Infantry - 14 men
Kings County Regiment, New York Volunteers - 3 men
Oneida Independent Company, New York Cavalry - 208 men
Pierrepont Rifles, New York Volunteers - 3 men
Pratt Guard, New York Volunteers - 1 men
Rocket Battalion, New York Light Artillery - 39 men
Seymour Light Infantry, New York Volunteers - 3 men
The Defenders Regiment, New York Volunteers - 3 men
Tompkins Cavalry, New York - 5 men
Unassigned New York Infantry - 32 men
Unassigned New York Volunteers - 83 men
Union Sharpshooters, New York Volunteers - 4 men
Westchester Light Infantry, New York Volunteers - 6 men
Enfans Perdus, Independent Battalion, New York Infantry - 1066 men
Unidentified New York - 994 men

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