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MARCUS ANDRUS was born in Syracuse, New York, and by occupation was a merchant ; he enlisted August 7th, 1862, aged twenty-two years ; he participated in the battle of Harper's Ferry, Virginia, September 13th, 14th and 15th, 1862 ; was afterward detached as musician in Brigade band, and serving in that capacity until the close of the war, was discharged with the Regiment. Co. E, 126th Regiment Infantry New York, Disaster, struggle, triumph. Dedicated to the 126th Regiment of New York State Volunteers, 1870