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SWEENEY, JAMES

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With one companion captured the state flag of a North Carolina regiment, together with three officers and an ambulance with its mules and driver.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Private (highest rank: Corporal) Company A, 1st Vermont Cavalry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1864 Manchester, Greater Manchester County, England

Citation

With one companion captured the state flag of a North Carolina regiment, together with three officers and an ambulance with its mules and driver.