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REED, JAMES

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Defended his position (with three others) against a party of 17 hostile Indians under heavy fire at close quarters, the entire party except himself being severely wounded.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Private Company A, 8th U.S. Cavalry

Conflict

Year of honor

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Indian Campaigns 1868 Kilkenny, Ireland

Citation

Defended his position (with three others) against a party of 17 hostile Indians under heavy fire at close quarters, the entire party except himself being severely wounded.