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VANDERSLICE, JOHN

vanderslice john m

Was the first man to reach the enemy's rifle pits, which were taken in the charge.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Private Company D, 8th Pennsylvania Cavalry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1865 near Valley Forge, Chester County, Pennsylvania

Citation

Was the first man to reach the enemy's rifle pits, which were taken in the charge.