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FURNESS, FRANK

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Voluntarily carried a box of ammunition across an open space swept by the enemy's fire to the relief of an outpost whose ammunition had become almost exhausted, but which was thus enabled to hold its important position.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Captain Company F, 6th Pennsylvania Cavalry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1864 Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania

Citation

Voluntarily carried a box of ammunition across an open space swept by the enemy's fire to the relief of an outpost whose ammunition had become almost exhausted, but which was thus enabled to hold its important position.