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RICHEY, WILLIAM

richey william e

While on the extreme front, between the lines of the combatants single-handedly he captured a Confederate major who was armed and mounted.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Corporal (highest rank: Sergeant) Company A, 15th Ohio Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1863 Athens County, Ohio

Citation

While on the extreme front, between the lines of the combatants single-handedly he captured a Confederate major who was armed and mounted.