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HUIDEKOPER, HENRY

huidekoper henry

While engaged in repelling an attack of the enemy, received a severe wound of the right arm, but instead of retiring remained at the front in command of his regiment.

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Service

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Division

U.S. Army Lieutenant Colonel (highest rank: Major General) PA National Guard 150th Pennsylvania Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1863 Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania

Citation

While engaged in repelling an attack of the enemy, received a severe wound of the right arm, but instead of retiring remained at the front in command of his regiment.