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DeLACEY, PATRICK

delacey patrick

Running ahead of the line, under a concentrated fire, he shot the color bearer of a Confederate regiment on the works, thus contributing to the success of the attack.

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Service

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Division

U.S. Army First Sergeant (highest rank: Second Lieutenant) Company A, 143d Pennsylvania Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1864 Carbondale, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania

Citation

Running ahead of the line, under a concentrated fire, he shot the color bearer of a Confederate regiment on the works, thus contributing to the success of the attack.