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BONEBRAKE, HENRY

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As one of the first of Devin's Division to enter the works, he fought in a hand-to-hand struggle with a Confederate to capture his flag by superior physical strength.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army First Lieutenant Company G, 17th Pennsylvania Cavalry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1865 Waynesboro, Franklin County, Pennsylvania

Citation

As one of the first of Devin's Division to enter the works, he fought in a hand-to-hand struggle with a Confederate to capture his flag by superior physical strength.