The purpose of Co D 99th NY is to preserve the Civil War heritage and the historical landmarks of our country and the historical role played by the ordinary soldier from 1861 to 1865. To achieve this purpose, Co D 99th NYVI Regiment will present to the general public a historically accurate and educational picture of the average Union Army soldier. This is accomplished through participation in historical reenactments, living history events, and first person educational demonstrations. Members of the Co D 99th NYVI Regiment will strive to recreate an accurate portrayal of the soldier’s experience. Through this awareness we will promote the preservation and restoration of historical Civil War landmarks. The objective being to help the general public understand the dedication and sacrifices our forefathers committed to the Union cause and the preservation of our national treasures.
The 99th makes it home in Hampton Roads Virginia. We meet throughout the summer at Fortress Monroe and Fort Norfolk. We participate in reenactments and living history events throughout the Hampton Roads and Mid Atlantic Region