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Ackerman, George W.
GEORGE W. ACKERMAN was born in Waterloo, New York, and was by occupation a farmer ; he enlisted August 6th, 1862, aged twenty-one years ; was appointed Corporal in March, 1863, and promoted to Sergeant, August 25th, 1864 ; he participated in the battles of Harper's Ferry and. Gettysburg, and was wounded at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, July 4th, 1863 ; he afterward rejoined the Regiment and entered upon the campaign of 1864 ; was severely wounded in action at Po River, May 10th, 1864 ; he joined the Regiment on Arlington Heights, near Washington, in the spring of 1865, and was discharge with it at the close of the War. Co. I, 126th Regiment Infantry New York, Disaster, struggle, triumph. Dedicated to the 126th Regiment of New York State Volunteers, 1870