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ARNOLD, ABRAHAM

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By a gallant charge against a superior force of the enemy, extricated his command from a perilous position in which it had been ordered.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Captain (highest rank: Brigadier General) 5th U.S. Cavalry

Conflict

Year of honor

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Civil War 1864 Bedford, Bedford County, Pennsylvania

Citation

By a gallant charge against a superior force of the enemy, extricated his command from a perilous position in which it had been ordered.