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EVANS, IRA

evans ira h

Voluntarily passed between the lines, under a heavy fire from the enemy, and obtained important information.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Captain (highest rank: Brevet Major) Company B, 116th U.S. Colored Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1865 Piermont, Grafton County, New Hampshire

Citation

Voluntarily passed between the lines, under a heavy fire from the enemy, and obtained important information.