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CUNNINGHAM, FRANCIS

cunningham francis

Capture of battle flag of 12th Virginia Infantry (C.S.A.) in hand-to-hand battle while wounded.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army First Sergeant (highest rank: First Lieutenant) Company H, 1st West Virginia Cavalry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1865 Somerset, Somerset County, Pennsylvania

Citation

Capture of battle flag of 12th Virginia Infantry (C.S.A.) in hand-to-hand battle while wounded.