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Maj. Carlisle Boyd
Companies F, K, A, E, Field & Staff
5th New York Infantry
Civil War

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Carlisle Boyd
Residence was not listed; 33 years old.
Enlisted on 4/25/1861 at Fort Schuyler, NY as a 2nd Lieutenant.
On 5/9/1861 he was commissioned into "F" Co. NY 5th Infantry
He was Mustered Out on 5/14/1863 at New York, NY
On 9/17/1863 he was commissioned into Veteran Reserve Corps
He was Mustered Out on 6/30/1866
(Subsequent service in US Army until 03/22/1879)
He was listed as:
* POW 8/30/1862 2nd Bull Run, VA (Paroled)
* Wounded 8/30/1862 2nd Bull Run, VA
* Exchanged 9/21/1862 Aiken's Landing, VA
Promotions:
* 1st Lieut 9/5/1861 (As of Co. K)
* Capt 12/6/1861 (As of Co. A)
* Major 1/1/1863
* Major 9/17/1863 (As of Veteran Reserve Corps)
* Lt Colonel 9/29/1863
Intra Regimental Company Transfers:
* 9/5/1861 from company F to company K
* 12/6/1861 from company K to company A
* 11/27/1862 from company A to company E
* 1/1/1863 from company E to Field & Staff
Other Information:
born in Ireland
died 3/22/1883
Sources used by Historical Data Systems, Inc.:
- New York: Report of the Adjutant-General
- Heitman: Register of United States Army 1789-1903
- Official Records of the War of Rebellion
- Photo from Library of Congress collection
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