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Ackerson, George Jacob


Age: 18, credited to Jericho, VT
Unit(s): 96th NY INF, 13th NY CAV, 3rd NY PROV CAV
Service: enl, Ellenburgh, 12/25/61, m/i, Pvt, Co. D, 96th NY INF, 11/21/61, tr to Co. B, no date, dis/dsb, 6/18/62, Harrison's Landing, VA; enl, Parishville, 2/19/64, m/i, Pvt, Co. K, 13th NY CAV, 2/29/64, tr to Co. K, 3rd NY PROV CAV, 8/17/65, m/o 9/21/65

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Birth: 09/01/1846, Plattsburgh, NY
Death: 04/15/1904

Burial: Pleasant View Cemetery, Jericho, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 62998508


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/27/1889, VT, all three units
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: Gravestone inaccurately reflects 92nd NY INF


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Pleasant View Cemetery, Jericho, VT

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George J. Ackerson died at the home of his mother, Mrs. Landon, Friday evening. The funeral was held Monday afternoon with interment in the village cemetery.

Source: Burlington Free Press, April 22, 1904
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.