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CONBOY, MARTIN

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Took command of the company in action, the captain having been wounded, the other commissioned officers being absent, and handled it with skill and bravery.

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Service

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Division

U.S. Army First Sergeant (highest rank: Second Lieutenant) Company B, 37th New York Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

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Civil War 1862 Roscommon, Ballagh County, Ireland

Citation

Took command of the company in action, the captain having been wounded, the other commissioned officers being absent, and handled it with skill and bravery.