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FOUT, FREDERICK

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Voluntarily gathered the men of the battery together, remanned the guns, which had been ordered abandoned by an officer, opened fire, and kept up the same on the enemy until after the surrender.

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Service

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U.S. Army Second Lieutenant 15th Battery, Indiana Light Artillery

Conflict

Year of honor

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Civil War 1862 Germany

Citation

Voluntarily gathered the men of the battery together, remanned the guns, which had been ordered abandoned by an officer, opened fire, and kept up the same on the enemy until after the surrender.