New York State Militia
New York National Guard
The following is taken from New York in the War of the Rebellion, 3rd ed.
Frederick Phisterer. Albany: J. B. Lyon Company, 1912.
Mustered in: June 25, 1863
Mustered out: August 3, 1863.
This regiment, located then in Erie county, but now not in service, was ordered
to Harrisburg, Pa., June 18, 1863; it left the State, commanded by Col. Chauncey
Abbott, for a service of thirty days June 25, 1863; mustered in July 6, to
date June 25, 1863; it served at Camp Curtin, Pa., and was mustered out of
the service of the United States August 3, 1863, at Buffalo, N. Y.
See here for a brief history of the State
Militia / National Guard.
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New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs: Military History
February 5, 2010