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60th New York Infantry

"Ogdensburg, First St. Lawrence Regiment"
Organized: Ogdensburg, NY; mustered in 10/30/1861
Disbanded/Mustered out: Alexandria, VA 7/17/1865

 

Commanding Officer at Antietam:
  LCol. Charles R. Brundage

 

This Regiment's Chain of Command:
  Army - Army of the Potomac
  Corps - Twelfth (XII) Army Corps
  Division - 2nd Division, XII Corps
  Brigade - 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, XII Corps


Unit history

Organized in late summer 1861 by Colonel Brundage of the 33rd NY State Militia Regiment, their first commander was Colonel William B. Hayward.

On the Antietam Campaign

Part of General Greene's Division, they fought their way from the East Woods to the West in the vicinity of the Dunkard Church before being forced to withdraw late in the afternoon of 17 September.

Statistics

Initial Strength: not known; Killed in Action (KIA): 4; Wounded (WIA): 18;

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Battlefield Tablets for this Unit

Tablet #120: Army of the Potomac - 17 Sep, 5 AM to 17 Sep, 12 PM
Tablet #114: Goodrich's Brigade, Greene's Division - 17 Sep, 6 AM to 17 Sep, 10 AM
Tablet #27: Twelfth Army Corps - 17 Sep, 6 AM to 17 Sep, 12 PM
Tablet #113: Goodrich's Brigade, Greene's Division - 17 Sep, 6 AM to 17 Sep, 9 AM
Tablet #20: Goodrich's Brigade, Greene's Division - 17 Sep, 6 AM to 17 Sep, 9 AM

References & Notes

Source: New York in the War of the Rebellion, 3rd ed. Frederick Phisterer. Albany: J. B. Lyon Company, 1912 online from the NY State Military Museum.

We have 8 individuals in the AotW database for this unit:

 

Co. Rank Name Casualty? Details*
ACorpBuck, Leffert L.WIA   09/17
CPvtSeverance, Gersham Died   09/23     We have some details for this person
EPvtArnett, John WIA   09/17
ECorpBigelow, Anson D.Died   10/02     We have some details for this person
EPvtBlake, William KIA   09/17
GPvtCorey, John WIA   09/17
HPvtBruce, William MWIA   09/17
F&SLColBrundage, Charles Russell        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person

 

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