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Federal Regiment

18th New York Infantry

"New York State Rifles"
Organized: Albany, NY; mustered in 5/17/1861
Disbanded/Mustered out on 5/18/1863
Commanding Officer:
  LCol. George R. Myers
Statistics for Maryland Campaign
  Initial Strength: not known
  Killed in Action (KIA): 11
  Wounded (WIA): 45
  Missing in Action (MIA): 2

Battlefield Tablets for this Unit:
   Tablet #120: Army of the Potomac - 17 Sep, 5 AM to 17 Sep, 12 PM
   Tablet #102: Sixth Army Corps - 17 Sep, 5 AM to 17 Sep, 4 PM
   Tablet #71: Slocum's Division, Sixth Army Corps - 17 Sep, 5 AM to 19 Sep, 9 AM

This Regiment's Chain of Command:
  Army - Army of the Potomac
  Corps - Sixth (VI) Army Corps
  Division - 1st Division, VI Corps
  Brigade - 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, VI Corps



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History of the Unit:
This regiment, under the command of Col. William A. Jackson, was accepted by the state and received its numerical designation May 13, 1861; organized at Albany, and there mustered in the service of the United States for two years May 17, 1861. May 18, 1863 the three years' men of the regiment were transferred to the 121st N. Y. Vols.

We have 7 individuals in the AotW database for this unit:

Co. Rank Name Casualty? Details*
APvtHawley, Edmund B.KIA   09/14     We have some details for this person
CPvtStorm, William J.KIA   09/14     We have some details for this person
FPvtGoodrich, Allen MWIA   00/00     We have some details for this person
FPvtMiller, John MWIA   00/00     We have some details for this person
GPvtMibbon, Daniel Died   11/03     We have some details for this person
F&SLColMyers, George Ranney        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
F&SLtRussell, Jr., William         We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person

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