The 169th New York Infantry was organized at Troy and Staten Island, New York. Companies A through E were mustered on September 25, 1862, at Troy. Companies F through K were mustered in October 6, 1862, at Staten Island. The regiment was mustered in under the command of Colonel Clarence Buell. The regiment was attached to Provisional Brigade, Abercrombie's Division, Defenses of Washington, to February 1863.
Military District of Washington, XXII Corps, Department of Washington, to April 1863. Foster's Brigade, Division at Suffolk, VII Corps, Department of Virginia, to April 1863.
2nd Brigade, 1st Division, VII Corps, to July 1863. Foster's Brigade, Vodges' Division, Folly Island, South Carolina, X Corps, Department of the South, to January 1864.
1st Brigade, Folly Island, Northern District, Department of the South, to February 1864. 1st Brigade, Vodges' Division, District of Florida, to April 1864. 2nd Brigade, 3rd Division, X Corps, Army of the James, Department of Virginia and North Carolina, to May 1864.2nd Brigade, 3rd Division, XVIII Corps, to June 1864. 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, X Corps, to December 1864. 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, XXIV Corps, to January 1865.
3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, Terry's Provisional Corps, Department of North Carolina, to March 1865. 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, X Corps, Army of the Ohio, Department of North Carolina, to July 1865.The 169th New York Infantry mustered out of service July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, North Carolina. Left New York for Washington, D. Duty in the defenses of Washington, D. Siege of Suffolk April 20-May 4. Siege of Suffolk raised May 4. Expedition into Matthews County May 1922. Expedition to Walkerton and Aylett's June 45. Dix's Peninsula Campaign June 24-July 7. Expedition from White House to South Anna River July 17. South Anna Bridge July 4. Ordered to the Department of the South, arriving at Folly Island, S. Siege of Forts Wagner and Gregg, Morris Island, S. And operations against Fort Sumter and Charleston August 12-September 7. Bombardment of Fort Sumter and Charleston August 1723. Capture of Forts Wagner and Gregg September 7. Operations against Charleston and picket duty on Folly and Black Islands, S. Expedition to Johns and James Islands February 614. February 20, and duty there until April. Expedition to Cedar Creek March 2. Butler's operations on south side of the James River and against Petersburg and Richmond May 428. Port Walthall Junction, Chester Station, May 67.
Operations against Fort Darling May 1216. Battle of Drury's Bluff May 1416.
Port Walthall Junction May 16. Moved to White House, then to Cold Harbor May 2831. Battles about Cold Harbor June 112.Siege operations against Petersburg and Richmond June 16 to December 7. In the trenches before Petersburg and on the Bermuda Hundred front until August. Demonstration north of the James River August 1320. Battle of Chaffin's Farm, New Market Heights, September 2830. Battle of Fair Oaks October 2728.
In the trenches before Richmond until December 7. Expedition to Fort Fisher, N.2nd Expedition to Fort Fisher, N. Assault and capture of Fort Fisher January 15. Cape Fear Entrenchment's February 1113. Sugar Loaf Battery February 11. Capture of Wilmington February 22. Carolinas Campaign March 1-April 26. Advance on Goldsboro March 621. Advance on Raleigh April 913. Occupation of Raleigh April 14.
Bennett's House April 26. Surrender of Johnston and his army. Duty in North Carolina until July.The item "Civil War Era CDV Colonel Clarence Buell, 2nd NY Cav, 169th NY Infantry WIA" is in sale since Friday, April 19, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Photographs". The seller is "civil_war_photos" and is located in Midland, Michigan. This item can be shipped worldwide.