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SIMMONS, WILLIAM

simmons william

Capture of flag of 34th Alabama Infantry (C.S.A.). Being the first to enter the works, he shot and wounded the enemy color bearer.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army First Lieutenant Company C, 11th Missouri Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1864 Greene County, Illinois

Citation

Capture of flag of 34th Alabama Infantry (C.S.A.). Being the first to enter the works, he shot and wounded the enemy color bearer.