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VAN WINKLE, EDWARD

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Took position in advance of the skirmish line and drove the enemy's cannoneers from their guns.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Corporal (highest rank: Sergeant) Company C, 148th New York Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1864 Phelps, Ontario County, New York

Citation

Took position in advance of the skirmish line and drove the enemy's cannoneers from their guns.