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DEANE, JOHN

deane john m

This officer, observing an abandoned gun within Fort Haskell, called for volunteers, and under a heavy fire, worked the gun until the enemy's advancing line was routed.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Major 29th Massachusetts Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1865 Assonet Village, Bristol County, Massachusetts

Citation

This officer, observing an abandoned gun within Fort Haskell, called for volunteers, and under a heavy fire, worked the gun until the enemy's advancing line was routed.