John resided at Lower Mt. Bethel, Township Pennsylvania He enlisted at the age of 24 years as Private with Company K. 153rd Pennsylvania Infantry and was married, occupation was a blacksmith. He was shot and wounded in the leg on July 1, 1863 at the Battle of Gettysburg.
John was the father of: George Stephen Ackerman and Mary J Ackerman.
In 2-3-1902, he died of pneumonia. He was the husband of Susan Catherine Ackerman.
Co. K 153 Reg. Pa. Vol.
Susan Catherine Miers Ackerman
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