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69th New York Volunteers "The Fighting 69th" [NA]
« on: December 23, 2018, 11:33:53 pm »
History
The 69th New York Volunteers, also know as the Fighting 69th was the first regiment in the Irish Brigade, and was called up to fight in April of 1861. After the battle of Bull Run the 69th NYV made up part of the rear guard for the Union Army. At Malvern Hill the 69th NYV lead the Irish brigade in a change against the Confederate Irish Louisiana Tigers, during this engagement Robert E. Lee gave the Regiment the nick name of the "Fighting 69th". The Regiment was basically killed after the uphill charge on Marye's Heights in Fredericksburg.
Engagements
First Battle of Bull Run
Yorktown
Antietam
Frederickburg
Chancellorsville
Gettysburg
Petersburg
Appomattox
Ranks/RoasterOfficers
Colonel:
Lieutenant Colonel:
Major:
Captain: Kingaoe
Lieutenant: Aterzi
Second Lieutenant: 21Newlk

NCO's
Sergent Major:
Quartermaster-Sergeant:
Company-Quartermaster-Sergeant: Panzer
1st Sergeant: Bucketdude
2nd Sergeant: Acasius

Enlisted
Corporal: Travvy
Lance Corporal: Phil, Maximus
Veteran: Nyancat, Bob,
Private First Class:Mold, Kuffin
Private: CurlyBF, Magpie, Duckyparty, Charles
Volunteer

Contacts:

Captain and Leader

Second in Command

Reserved
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Re: 69th New York Volunteers [NA]
« Reply #1 on: December 23, 2018, 11:50:32 pm »
Good luck!
Danmark til Ejderen!

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Re: 69th New York Volunteers [NA]
« Reply #2 on: December 23, 2018, 11:54:46 pm »
inb4 Holdfast: Version II

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Re: 69th New York Volunteers [NA]
« Reply #3 on: January 22, 2019, 02:36:00 am »
36th part 2

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Re: 69th New York Volunteers [NA]
« Reply #4 on: January 22, 2019, 02:50:35 am »
Good luck

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Re: 69th New York Volunteers [NA]
« Reply #5 on: January 22, 2019, 04:39:30 am »
Is there a contact page info?
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