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CURTIS, NEWTON

curtis newton m

The first man to pass through the stockade, he personally led each assault on the traverses and was four times wounded.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Brigadier General (highest rank: Major General) U.S. Volunteers

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1865 De Peyster, St. Lawrence County, New York

Citation

The first man to pass through the stockade, he personally led each assault on the traverses and was four times wounded.