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TOBIE JR., EDWARD

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Though severely wounded at Sailors Creek, 6 April, and at Farmville, 7 April, refused to go to the hospital, but remained with his regiment, performed the full duties of adjutant upon the wounding of that officer, and was present for duty at Appomattox.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Sergeant Major (highest rank: Second Lieutenant) 1st Maine Cavalry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1865 Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine

Citation

Though severely wounded at Sailors Creek, 6 April, and at Farmville, 7 April, refused to go to the hospital, but remained with his regiment, performed the full duties of adjutant upon the wounding of that officer, and was present for duty at Appomattox.