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BROWN, BENJAMIN

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Although shot in the abdomen, in a fight between a paymaster's escort and robbers, did not leave the field until again wounded through both arms.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Sergeant Company C, 24th U.S. Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

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Indian Campaigns 1889 Spotsylvania County, Virginia

Citation

Although shot in the abdomen, in a fight between a paymaster's escort and robbers, did not leave the field until again wounded through both arms.