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Muster In: Organized at New York City and mustered in September 24, 1862.1
Muster Out: Mustered out June 6, 1865.2

Commander(s):
Colonel Leonard D. H. Currie
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Commander 2
Commander Image

Commander 3
Commander Image

First Offensive Order of Battle:

Second Offensive Order of Battle:

Third Offensive Order of Battle: Third Brigade | First Division | XIX Corps | Union Army (July 18-(28 or 31?), 1864)8

  • Commander:
    • Colonel Leonard D. H. Currie (July 4, 1864)(but appears to have been in brigade command while the 133rd NY was at Petersburg.)9
    • ? (while Currie was in brigade command)
  • Unit Strength:
  • Weapons:
  • Note: This unit appears to have been stationed briefly at Bermuda Hundred and Deep Bottom with the Army of the James from July 18-28, and then moved to Washington, D.C., July 28. Dyer’s Compendium shows a departure date of July 31, but I believe this is incorrect.  The Official Records show all of this brigade leaving Bermuda Hundred on July 28.10,11

Fourth Offensive Order of Battle:

  • Not present at the Siege of Petersburg.12

Fifth Offensive Order of Battle:

Sixth Offensive Order of Battle:

  • Not present at the Siege of Petersburg.15

Seventh Offensive Order of Battle:

  • Not present at the Siege of Petersburg.16

Eighth Offensive Order of Battle:

  • Not present at the Siege of Petersburg.17

Ninth Offensive Order of Battle:

  • Not present at the Siege of Petersburg.18

Dyer’s/Sifakis’ Compendium Info:
Siege of Petersburg Battles19:

  • Moved to New Orleans, La., thence to Fortress Monroe and Deep Bottom, Va., July 2-18.
  • Moved to Washington, D.C., July 31. (or July 28?) [Dyer appears to be incorrect.]20

Bibliography:

    Siege of Petersburg Documents Which Mention This Unit:

      Sources:

      1. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion by Frederick H. Dyer (Part 3)
      2. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion by Frederick H. Dyer (Part 3)
      3. Leonard D. H. Currie image.  MOLLUS-Mass Civil War Photograph Collection, Vol. 130, Page 6674L.  United States Army Heritage and Education Center, Carlisle, PA.
      4. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion by Frederick H. Dyer (Part 3)
      5. Volume 14 (Ordnance Returns for the Second Quarter, April-June, 1864); 133rd New York Entry, Page 3; Summary Statements of Quarterly Returns of Ordnance and Ordnance Stores on Hand in Regular and Volunteer Army Organizations, 1862-1867, 1870-1876. (National Archives Microfilm Publication M1281, Roll 7); Records of the Office of the Chief of Ordnance, 1797-1969, Record Group 156; National Archives Building, Washington, D.C.
      6. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion by Frederick H. Dyer (Part 3)
      7. Volume 14 (Ordnance Returns for the Second Quarter, April-June, 1864); 133rd New York Entry, Page 3; Summary Statements of Quarterly Returns of Ordnance and Ordnance Stores on Hand in Regular and Volunteer Army Organizations, 1862-1867, 1870-1876. (National Archives Microfilm Publication M1281, Roll 7); Records of the Office of the Chief of Ordnance, 1797-1969, Record Group 156; National Archives Building, Washington, D.C.
      8. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion by Frederick H. Dyer (Part 3)
      9. The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, Volume XLI, Part 2 (Serial Number 84), pp. 66-67
      10. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion by Frederick H. Dyer (Part 3)
      11. The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, Volume XL, Part 3 (Serial Number 82), pp. 544, 576
      12. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion by Frederick H. Dyer (Part 3)
      13. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion by Frederick H. Dyer (Part 3)
      14. Volume 15 (Ordnance Returns for the Third Quarter, July-September, 1864); 133rd New York Entry, Page XXX; Summary Statements of Quarterly Returns of Ordnance and Ordnance Stores on Hand in Regular and Volunteer Army Organizations, 1862-1867, 1870-1876. (National Archives Microfilm Publication M1281, Roll 7); Records of the Office of the Chief of Ordnance, 1797-1969, Record Group 156; National Archives Building, Washington, D.C.
      15. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion by Frederick H. Dyer (Part 3)
      16. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion by Frederick H. Dyer (Part 3)
      17. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion by Frederick H. Dyer (Part 3)
      18. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion by Frederick H. Dyer (Part 3)
      19. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion by Frederick H. Dyer (Part 3)
      20. The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, Volume XL, Part 3 (Serial Number 82), pp. 544, 576

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