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THOMPSON, JOHN

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As color bearer with most conspicuous gallantry preceded his regiment in the assault and planted his flag upon the enemy's works.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Corporal Company C, 1st Maryland Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1865 Holstein, Germany

Citation

As color bearer with most conspicuous gallantry preceded his regiment in the assault and planted his flag upon the enemy's works.