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KEMP, JOSEPH

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Capture of flag of 31st North Carolina (C.S.A.) in a personal encounter.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army First Sergeant (highest rank: Captain) Company D, 5th Michigan Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1864 Lima, Allen County, Ohio

Citation

Capture of flag of 31st North Carolina (C.S.A.) in a personal encounter.