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DAVIDSON, ANDREW

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One of the first to enter the enemy's works, where, after his colonel, major, and one-third of the company's officers had fallen, he gallantly assisted in rallying and saving the remnant of the command.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army First Lieutenant (highest rank: Colonel) Company H, 30th U.S. Colored Troops

Conflict

Year of honor

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Civil War 1864 Morebattle, Roxburgshire, Scotland

Citation

One of the first to enter the enemy's works, where, after his colonel, major, and one-third of the company's officers had fallen, he gallantly assisted in rallying and saving the remnant of the command.