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Aldrich, Hiram D.
HIRAM D. ALDRICH was born in Macedon, New York ; he was a farmer by occupation, and enlisted August 1st, 1862, aged twenty-six years ; he was appointed Corporal on the organization of the Regiment, and was promoted to be Sergeant, September 1st, 1864 ; he was in the battles of Harper's Ferry, Gettysburg, Auburn Ford, Bristow Station, Mine Run, Morton's Ford, the Wilderness, Po River, Spottsylvania, North Anna, Tolopotomoy, Cold Harbor, Petersburg, Deep Bottom and Strawberry Plains ; was promoted to be Sergeant, in September, 1864 ; was detached at Elmira, New York, on provost guard duty, October 4th, 1864, and was discharged with the Regiment. Co. H, 126th Regiment Infantry New York, Disaster, struggle, triumph. Dedicated to the 126th Regiment of New York State Volunteers, 1870