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The 153rd regiment was organized at Fonda, Herkimer County and mustered in under Colonel Duncan McMartin, Lieutenant Colonel Thomas Armstrong and Major Edwin P. Davis on October 17, 1862.<br>They were mustered out at Savannah, Georgia, October 2, 1865 under Colonel Davis&nbsp;and&nbsp;Lt. Colonel McLaughlin.  
 
The 153rd regiment was organized at Fonda, Herkimer County and mustered in under Colonel Duncan McMartin, Lieutenant Colonel Thomas Armstrong and Major Edwin P. Davis on October 17, 1862.<br>They were mustered out at Savannah, Georgia, October 2, 1865 under Colonel Davis&nbsp;and&nbsp;Lt. Colonel McLaughlin.  
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The New York State Military Museum website has a unit history project page for the 153rd Infantry Regiment.  
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[http://dmna.state.ny.us/historic/reghist/civil/infantry/153rdInf/153rdInfMain.htm The New York State Military Museum ]website has a unit history project page for the 153rd Infantry Regiment.  
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The Civil War in the East website gives a timeline for the involvement of 153rd New York Infantry Regiment in the war.  
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The [http://www.civilwarintheeast.com/USA/NY/NY153.php Civil War in the East ]website gives a timeline for the involvement of 153rd New York Infantry Regiment in the war.  
    
=== Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin  ===
 
=== Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin  ===
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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.  
 
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.  
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See the Regiment Roster, for listing of individuals, their company and their involvement.  
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See the [http://dmna.state.ny.us/historic/reghist/civil/rosters/Infantry/153rd_Infantry_CW_Roster.pdf Regiment Roster], for listing of individuals, their company and their involvement.  
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Company A - principally recruited from  
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The companies were recruited principally: A at Johnstown; B at Mohawk, Palatine and Root; C at Glen, Florida, Root and Charleston; D at Johnstown and Mayfield; E at Minden and St. Johnsville; F at Ephratah, Canajoharie, Oppenheim, Clifton Park and Lassellsville; G at Mooers, Altona, Essex and Plattsburg; H at Greenfield, Milton, Gal-way, Clifton Park, Ballston Spa, Moreau, Root and Wilson; I at Champlain, Chesterfield, Plattsburg and AuSable; and K at Queensbury, Ellenburg, Altona and Mooers.<br>Company A - principally recruited from  
    
Company B - principally recruited from  
 
Company B - principally recruited from  
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