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GRAY, ROBERT

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While retreating with his regiment, which had been repulsed, he voluntarily returned, in the face of the enemy's fire, to a former position and rescued a wounded officer of his company who was unable to walk.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Sergeant Company C, 21st Connecticut Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1864 Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania

Citation

While retreating with his regiment, which had been repulsed, he voluntarily returned, in the face of the enemy's fire, to a former position and rescued a wounded officer of his company who was unable to walk.