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194th New York
Roster - Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New York For the Year
1893, Volume 43 View the Entire Book
|One Hundred and Ninety-fourth New York Infantry. Col, Joseph W. Corning;
Lieut.-Col., Lorenzo J. Jones; Maj., Lafayette Mumford. This was the last New York
regiment organized for the war, quite a number of independent campanies then in process of
organization being incorporated into the regiment. Most of the men were recruited in the
counties of Chemung, Yates, Allegany, Seneca, Ontario, Onondaga, Cattaraugus and Niagara
and the regiment was organized at Elmira, where Cos. A. B, C, D, E and F were mustered
into the U. S. service from March 29 to April 27, 1865, for one and three years; Co. G, at
Hart's island on April 27; Co. I was not mustered in as a company and K was not organized.
Without leaving the state, the companies were mustered out where they were mustered in,
May 3 and 10, 1865. Seven enlisted men died from disease during the period it was in
Regimental history taken from "The Union Army" by Federal Publishing
Company, 1908 - Volume 2