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Elmira Prison Camp OnLine Library –

Submitted Information - Union Index - Union Troops

Due to the nature of this research, few submissions are made for Union soldiers. However, this section needs some growth. Please use the Submission page to send in information on your Union ancestor who served their duty at Elmira.

From it's earliest history, Elmira was linked to the military. Not only serving as a prison, the camp also was also one of the most important a military depots in New York. The units listed below were attached to the depot at one time or another during its history.