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CLUTE, GEORGE

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In a charge, captured the flag of the 40th North Carolina (C.S.A.), the flag being taken in a personal encounter with an officer who carried and defended it.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Corporal Company I, 14th Michigan Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1865 Marathon, Michigan

Citation

In a charge, captured the flag of the 40th North Carolina (C.S.A.), the flag being taken in a personal encounter with an officer who carried and defended it.