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MAXHAM, LOWELL

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Though severely wounded and in the face of a deadly fire from the enemy at short-range, he rushed bravely forward and was among the first to enter the enemy's works on the crest of Marye's Heights and helped to plant his regimental colors there.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Corporal Company F, 7th Massachusetts Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1863 Carver, Plymouth County, Massachusetts

Citation

Though severely wounded and in the face of a deadly fire from the enemy at short-range, he rushed bravely forward and was among the first to enter the enemy's works on the crest of Marye's Heights and helped to plant his regimental colors there.