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BLODGETT, WELLS

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With a single orderly, captured an armed picket of eight men and marched them in as prisoners.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army First Lieutenant (highest rank: Colonel) Company D, 37th Illinois Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1862 Downer's Grove, Du Page County, Illinois

Citation

With a single orderly, captured an armed picket of eight men and marched them in as prisoners.