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=== Brief History ===
The 168th regiment was organized at Newburgh, Orange County, and mustered in February 11, 1863 under Colonel William R. Brown, Lieutenant Colonel James Low and Major George Waller. This unit was originally the 19th Militia of the National Guard.<br>The regiment served guard duty along Orange & Alexandria Railroad, Virginia, until October, 1863. They were mustered out October 31, 1863 under Colonel Brown & Lt. Colonel Low.
The New York State Military Museum website has a unit history project page for the 168th Infantry Regiment.
The Civil War in the East website gives a timeline for the involvement of 168th New York Infantry Regiment in the war.
=== Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin ===