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BUTTERFIELD, FRANKLIN

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Took command of the skirmish line and covered the movement of his regiment out of a precarious position.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army First Lieutenant (highest rank: Lieutenant Colonel) Company C, 6th Vermont Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1863 Rockingham, Windham County, Vermont

Citation

Took command of the skirmish line and covered the movement of his regiment out of a precarious position.