The 118thNYVI 

Adirondack Regiment


 
 

       Team Officers
                                   
Commander  Sergeant Major PeteCarges
Deputy Commander 1st Sergeant Tim Frasier
Paymaster   Sergeant Ronald Baker
Quartermaster Corporal William Carder
Asst. Quartermaster Wayne Madden
Sergeant of Arms   Sherman J Smith  


               Team Members 2000
                             
Henry (Pat) Carroll  
Tom Ethridge
William R. Smith
Kurtis J. Baker
Ronald G Baker III
Sarah E. Carroll
Sherman A Smith
Richard Monkelbaan



 

Team History

Organized at Plattsburg NY and mustered in August 27, 1862, Attached to     Provisional Brigade, Abercrombie’s Division, Defenses of Washington 22nd Army Corp. Service.   Guard and provost duty at Washington D.C. until April 20-May 4.The 118th was sent to the Chickahominy for reconnaissance. Some battle’s included Sulfolk, North Anna, Bermuda Hundred May 16-28, Cold Harbor May 27-31, and battles around Cold Harbor June 1-12. Some other battle’s where Petersburg, Fair Oaks, Drurys Bluff, Fort Harrison, Swift Creek, Richmond. The118th where in pursuit of Lee April 3-9 and at the Appomattox court house April 9 for the surrender of Lee and his army.  The 118th was mustered out June 12 1865. Veterans and recruits transferred to the 96th NY Infantry.  Killed and mortally wounded the regiment lost 6 officers and 93 enlisted men, 188 enlisted men by disease. Total 287.  The 118th Adirondack Regiment applied for membership to the N-SSA in January of 1995 and stood inspection at the spring national.    The 118th have been participating in National and Regional Skirmishes since then.
 

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