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HANKS, JOSEPH

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Voluntarily and under fire went to the rescue of a wounded comrade lying between the lines, gave him water, and brought him off the field.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Private Company E, 37th Ohio Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1863 Chillicothe, Ross County, Ohio

Citation

Voluntarily and under fire went to the rescue of a wounded comrade lying between the lines, gave him water, and brought him off the field.