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ARCHER, JAMES

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Voluntarily took command of another regiment, with the consent of one or more of his seniors, who were present, rallied the command and led it in the assault.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army First Lieutenant & Adjutant 59th Indiana Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1862 Edgar County, Illinois

Citation

Voluntarily took command of another regiment, with the consent of one or more of his seniors, who were present, rallied the command and led it in the assault.