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CRANSTON, WILLIAM

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One of a party of four who voluntarily brought in a wounded Confederate officer from within the enemy's line in the face of a constant fire.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Private (highest rank: Captain) Company A, 66th Ohio Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1863 near Woodstock, Champaign County, Ohio

Citation

One of a party of four who voluntarily brought in a wounded Confederate officer from within the enemy's line in the face of a constant fire.