6th New York

Independent Battery

Last Updated: 09-04-13


The 6th NY is a family friendly Civil War Artillery Unit based out of Rahway NJ.  Our mission is to educate through living history, one of the most momentous times in our country while enjoying the camradarie and fun that goes with reenacting the battles of the Civil War.  This website has been created to both honor the original members of the 6th NY and as a central information headquarters for our reenactment unit.

Whether you’re a reeanactor or you just want to know more about the 6th NY, you’ll find all the information you need here.  Follow this link to find out about the original Civil War members and unit.   Here is an article on an original member of the 6th New York, William Henry Turner.

Want to see the unit in action?  Check out our movies, click here.

About us...

The 6th New York Artillery was present at the rededication of the Swamp Angel cannon in Trenton. Pictured here with Camp Olden Civil War Roundtable President, Bruce Sirak.