Battle Unit Details

UNION NEW YORK VOLUNTEERS

28th Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery

Overview:
Organized at Fort Schuyler, N. Y., and mustered in December 27, 1862. Assigned to duty as garrison at Fort Schuyler, New York Harbor, and at Sandy Hook, N. Y., Dept. of the East, till July, 1865. Mustered out July 31, 1865.

Battery lost during service 8 Enlisted men by disease.

Predecessor unit:

NEW YORK VOLUNTEERS

ANTHON'S BATTALION LIGHT ARTILLERY.
Organization not completed. The several Companies serving at Fort Columbus, New York Harbor, consolidated to two and designated the 20th and 28th New York Independent Batteries Light Artillery November 20, 1862.
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