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THOMPSON, FREEMAN

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Was twice knocked from the parapet of Fort Gregg by blows from the enemy's muskets, but at the third attempt fought his way into the works.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Corporal Company F, 116th Ohio Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1865 Monroe County, Ohio

Citation

Was twice knocked from the parapet of Fort Gregg by blows from the enemy's muskets, but at the third attempt fought his way into the works.