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Federal (USV)


Clinton Ackerman

(c. 1843 - 1862)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 97th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

He enlisted at age 18 in Company I, 97th New York Infantry on 22 October 1861 and mustered as Corporal on the 25th.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.

References & notes

Basic information from State of New York1. Thanks to Devan Sommerville for scrubbing through the AG's report, and extracting and transcribing the roster data for AotW. His father Nicholas A. Ackerman enlisted 6 September 1862 at age 41 in Company E, 152nd New York Infantry, and survived the War.


c. 1843


09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD


1   State of New York, Adjutant-General, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New York [year]: Registers of the [units], 43 Volumes, Albany: James B. Lyon, State Printer, 1893-1905  [AotW citation 7031]