15th Infantry Regiment

Mustered in: June 17, 1861
Designated 15th regiment of engineers: October 25,1861

The following is taken from New York in the War of the Rebellion, 3rd ed. Frederick Phisterer. Albany: J. B. Lyon Company, 1912.

This regiment, organized as infantry, served as such until October 25, 1861, when by the action of the War Department it was converted into a regiment of engineers and designated the 15th Regiment Engineers, under which title its record and service will be found.

NYSMM Online Resources

Muster Roll

Other Resources

This is meant to be a comprehensive list. If, however, you know of a resource that is not listed below, please send an email to ng.ny.nyarng.list.historians@army.mil with the name of the resource and where it is located. This can include photographs, letters, articles and other non-book materials. Also, if you have any materials in your possession that you would like to donate, the museum is always looking for items specific to New York's military heritage. Thank you.


Items the museum holds are in bold.