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SPRAGUE, JOHN

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With a small command defeated an overwhelming force of the enemy and saved the trains of the corps.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Colonel (highest rank: Brevet Major General) 63d Ohio Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1862 White Creek, Washington County, New York

Citation

With a small command defeated an overwhelming force of the enemy and saved the trains of the corps.