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HENRY, WILLIAM

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Though suffering from severe wounds, rejoined his regiment and led it in a brilliant charge, recapturing the guns of an abandoned battery.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Colonel (highest rank: Brevet Brigadier General) 10th Vermont Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1864 Waterbury, Washington County, Vermont

Citation

Though suffering from severe wounds, rejoined his regiment and led it in a brilliant charge, recapturing the guns of an abandoned battery.