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HEYL, CHARLES

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Voluntarily, and with most conspicuous gallantry, charged with three men upon six Indians who were entrenched upon a hillside.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Second Lieutenant (highest rank: Colonel) 23d U.S. Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

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Indian Campaigns 1876 Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania

Citation

Voluntarily, and with most conspicuous gallantry, charged with three men upon six Indians who were entrenched upon a hillside.