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CADWELL, LUMAN

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Swam the bayou under fire of the enemy and captured and brought off a boat by means of which the command crossed and routed the enemy.

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Service

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U.S. Army Sergeant (highest rank: First Lieutenant) Company B, 2d New York Veteran Cavalry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1864 Nanticoke Springs, Broome County, New York

Citation

Swam the bayou under fire of the enemy and captured and brought off a boat by means of which the command crossed and routed the enemy.