Twentieth Regiment, New York State

Volunteer Infantry




United Turner Rifles


1861 – 1863


This web site is dedicated

to the memory of the men

who served in the United Turner Rifles.




A Regimental History of the 20th NYSV


Officers of the Regiment


Register of 20th Regiment of Infantry


Casualty Table for 20th NYSV


Descendants of the Regiment


The Civil War Letters of Albert Bärenreuth

A private in Company E


Historical Documents Related to the Regiment


  ******Pictures Related to the Regiment ******


20th NYSV Veterans Buried at Brooklyn's Green-Wood Cemetery


This site was created and is maintained by

Gary Kappesser


great  - grandson of two members of the Regiment

Philip Kappesser, Company E

Frederick W. Fix, Company G

Both enlisted from Syracuse, New York