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HYDE, THOMAS

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Led his regiment in an assault on a strong body of the enemy's infantry and kept up the fight until the greater part of his men had been killed or wounded, bringing the remainder safely out of the fight.

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U.S. Army Major (highest rank: Brevet Brigadier General) 7th Maine Infantry

Conflict

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Civil War 1862 Florence, Italy

Citation

Led his regiment in an assault on a strong body of the enemy's infantry and kept up the fight until the greater part of his men had been killed or wounded, bringing the remainder safely out of the fight.