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HERINGTON, PITT

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With one companion and under a fierce fire of the enemy at close-range, went to the rescue of a wounded comrade who had fallen between the lines and carried him to a place of safety.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Private Company E, 11th Iowa Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1864 Michigan

Citation

With one companion and under a fierce fire of the enemy at close-range, went to the rescue of a wounded comrade who had fallen between the lines and carried him to a place of safety.