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GILLIGAN, EDWARD

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Assisted in the capture of a Confederate flag by knocking down the color sergeant.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army First Sergeant (highest rank: Captain) Company E, 88th Pennsylvania Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1863 Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania

Citation

Assisted in the capture of a Confederate flag by knocking down the color sergeant.