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HOWARD, SQUIRE

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Voluntarily carried an important message through the heavy fire of the enemy to bring aid and save the gunboat Calhoun.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army First Sergeant (highest rank: Captain) Company H, 8th Vermont Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1863 Jamaica, Windham County, Vermont

Citation

Voluntarily carried an important message through the heavy fire of the enemy to bring aid and save the gunboat Calhoun.