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LYMAN, JOEL

lyman joel

In an attempt to capture a Confederate flag, he captured one of the enemy's officers and brought him within the lines.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Quartermaster Sergeant (highest rank: First Lieutenant) Company B, 9th New York Cavalry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1864 East Randolph, Cattaraugus County, New York

Citation

In an attempt to capture a Confederate flag, he captured one of the enemy's officers and brought him within the lines.