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HORNE, SAMUEL

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While acting as an aide and carrying an important message, Horne was severely wounded and his horse killed, but delivered the order and rejoined his general.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Captain Company H, 11th Connecticut Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1864 Belleek, County Fermanagh, Ireland

Citation

While acting as an aide and carrying an important message, Horne was severely wounded and his horse killed, but delivered the order and rejoined his general.