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PENNYPACKER, GALUSHA

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Gallantly led the charge over a traverse and planted the colors of one of his regiments thereon; was severely wounded.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Colonel (highest rank: Major General U.S.A.) 97th Pennsylvania Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1865 Near Valley Forge, Chester County, Pennsylvania

Citation

Gallantly led the charge over a traverse and planted the colors of one of his regiments thereon; was severely wounded.