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BARKER, NATHANIEL

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Six color bearers of the regiment having been killed, he voluntarily took both flags of the regiment and carried them through the remainder of the battle.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Sergeant Company E, 11th New Hampshire Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1864 Piermont, Grafton County, New Hampshire

Citation

Six color bearers of the regiment having been killed, he voluntarily took both flags of the regiment and carried them through the remainder of the battle.