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FUNSTON SR., FREDERICK

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Crossed the river on a raft and by his skill and daring enabled the general commanding to carry the enemy's entrenched position on the north bank of the river and to drive him with great loss from the important strategic position of Calumpit.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Colonel (highest rank: Major General U.S.A.) 20th Kansas Volunteer Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

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Philippine Insurrections 1899 New Carlisle, Clark County, Ohio

Citation

Crossed the river on a raft and by his skill and daring enabled the general commanding to carry the enemy's entrenched position on the north bank of the river and to drive him with great loss from the important strategic position of Calumpit.