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WITHINGTON, WILLIAM

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Remained on the field under heavy fire to succor his superior officer.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Captain (highest rank: Brevet Brigadier General) Company B, 1st Michigan Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

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Civil War 1861 Dorchester, Suffolk County, Massachusetts

Citation

Remained on the field under heavy fire to succor his superior officer.