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HENRY ARMSTRONG was born in Fayette, New York, and by occupation was a farmer; he enlisted August 6th, 1862, aged twenty-three years, and was in the following battles : Harper's Ferry, Gettysburg, Auburn Ford, Bristow Station, Mine Run, Morton's Ford, the Wilderness, Po River, Spottsylvania, North Anna, Tolopotomoy, Cold Harbor, Petersburg and Deep Bottom ; he was wounded in action at Deep Bottom August 14th, 1862, rejoined the Regiment in the winter of 1865, and, participating in the final campaign of the war, was discharged with the Regiment. Co. I, 126th Regiment Infantry New York, Disaster, struggle, triumph. Dedicated to the 126th Regiment of New York State Volunteers, 1870