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SMITH, JOSEPH

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Led a part of a brigade, saved two pieces of artillery, captured a flag, and secured a number of prisoners.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Lieutenant Colonel (highest rank: Brevet Brigadier General) 2d Army Corps

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1864 Wiscasset, Lincoln County, Maine

Citation

Led a part of a brigade, saved two pieces of artillery, captured a flag, and secured a number of prisoners.