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''[[United States of America{{breadcrumb|United States]] &nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] &nbsp; [[United States Military Records|U.S. Military]] &nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] &nbsp; link1=[[New YorkGenealogy|New York]] &nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] &nbsp; | link2=[[New York Military Records|New York , MilitaryRecords]] &nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] &nbsp; | link3=[[New York in the Civil War]] &nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] &nbsp; [[New York Civil War Union Units 23rd through 37th|New York in the Civil War Union Units&nbsp;23rd through 37th]]&nbsp;&nbsp; | link4=| link5=[[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] &nbsp;33rd Regiment, New York Infantry ''<br><br> |33rd Regiment, New York Infantry]]}} 
=== Brief History ===
The 33rd Regiment, New York Infantry was organized at Elmira, New York, and mustered in July 3, 1861. The regiment mustered out June 2, 1863. <ref name="cwss">National Park Service, [httphttps://www.itd.nps.gov/cwsscivilwar/ soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], (accessed 6 December 2010).</ref>
For more information on the history of this unit, see:<br>
Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.
Company A – Principally recruited in [[Seneca County, New YorkGenealogy|Seneca County]].
Company B – Principally recruited in [[Wayne County, New YorkGenealogy|Wayne County]].
Company C - Principally recruited in [[Seneca County, New YorkGenealogy|Seneca County]].
Company D – Principally recruited in [[Ontario County, New YorkGenealogy|Ontario County]].
Company E – Principally recruited in [[Livingston County, New YorkGenealogy|Livingston County]].
Company F – Principally recruited in [[Livingston County, New YorkGenealogy|Livingston County]].
Company G – Principally recruited in [[Erie County, New YorkGenealogy|Erie County]].
Company H - Principally recruited in [[Ontario County, New YorkGenealogy|Ontario County]].
Company I - Principally recruited in [[Yates County, New YorkGenealogy|Yates County]].
Company K - Principally recruited in [[Seneca County, New YorkGenealogy|Seneca County]].
=== Other Sources ===
*[[Beginning United States Civil War Research|Beginning United States Civil War Research]] gives steps for finding information about a Civil War soldier. It covers the major records that should be used. Additional records are described in ‘New York in the Civil War’ and ‘United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865’ (see below).<br>
*National Park Service, [httphttps://www.itd.nps.gov/cwsscivilwar/ soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], is searchable by soldier's name and state. It contains basic facts about soldiers on both sides of the Civil War, a list of regiments, descriptions of significant battles, sources of the information, and suggestions for where to find additional information. <br>
*[[New York in the Civil War|New York in the Civil War]] describes many Confederate and Union sources, specifically for New York, and how to find them.. These include compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc. <br>
*Hawks, Steve, [http://www.civilwarintheeast.com/USA/NY/NY033.php The Civil War in the East. Database].
*Judd, David Wright. ''The story of the Thirty-Third New York Volunteers, or, Two years campaigning in Virginia and Maryland.'' (Bethesda, Maryland&nbsp;: University Publications of America, c1992), {{FHL|657436657526|item|disp=FHL &nbsp;fiche 6083706}}
*New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs. "[http://dmna.ny.gov/historic/reghist/civil/infantry/33rdInf/33rdInfMain.htm Unit History Project&nbsp;: New York State Military Museum and Veterans Research Center ]at citing Frederick Phisterer, New York in the War of the Rebellion, 3rd ed. (Albany, N.Y.: J. B. Lyon Company, 1912).
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