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Federal Regiment

12th New York State Militia

Organized: Washington DC; mustered in 06/06/1862
Disbanded/Mustered out: 10/12/1862


Commanding Officer on the Antietam Campaign:
  Col William G. Ward


This Regiment's Chain of Command:
  Corps - Middle Department (8th Army Corps)
  Division - Harpers Ferry Garrison
  Brigade - 4th Brigade, HF Garrison

Unit history

The regiment mustered at Washington DC with 9 companies in June 1862 at the start of its second 3-month term of Federal service. They were assigned to Harpers Ferry shortly after and extended their term in August.

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