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DeLAND, FREDERICK

deland frederick

Volunteered in response to a call and, under a heavy fire from the enemy, advanced and assisted in filling with fascines a ditch which presented a serious obstacle to the troops attempting to take the works of the enemy by assault.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Private Company B, 49th Massachusetts Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1863 Sheffield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts

Citation

Volunteered in response to a call and, under a heavy fire from the enemy, advanced and assisted in filling with fascines a ditch which presented a serious obstacle to the troops attempting to take the works of the enemy by assault.