Commanding Officer on the Antietam Campaign:
LCol. Joel J. Seaver
The regiment left the state June 27th, 1861; served at Washington, D.C., from June 29th, 1861; in the 2d Brigade, 5ht Division, Army N.E. Va., from July, 1861; in Heintzelman's Brigade, Division of the Potomac, from August 4th, 1861; in Slocum's Brigade, Franklin's Division, 1st Corps, A.P., from Mar. 13th, 1862; in the 2d Brigade, 1st Division, 6th Corps, A.P., from May, 1862;
Battlefield Tablets for this Unit
After the Antietam Campaign
In May, 1863, the three years' men of the regiment were assigned to the 121st N.Y. Vols.
References & Notes
Source: Phisterer, Frederick, compiler, New York in the War of Rebellion, 1861-1865 Albany : Lyon Co., 1912.
Newton Martin Curtis' 1909 regimental history, From Bull Run to Chancellorsville: The Story of the Sixteenth New York, is online from Google Books.
We have 12 individuals in the AotW database for this unit:
|B||Pvt||Collins, Enos C.||MWIA 09/17|
|C||Pvt||Hare, Daniel||Died 10/12|
|C||Pvt||Hare, Sidney Lerris||KIA 09/14|
|D||Pvt||Leach, William||Died 11/23|
|D||Sgt||Lee, Andrew J.||MWIA 09/14|
|D||Pvt||Van Ornam, G. Myron||KIA 09/14|
|F||Capt||Gilmore, John Curtis|
|K||Pvt||Noakes, Martin||Died 10/24|
|K||Pvt||Rodden, William||MWIA 09/14|
|F&S||LCol||Seaver, Joel J|
|Unk||Pvt||Lapine, Matthew||Died 00/00|
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