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SEARS, CYRUS

sears cyrus

Although severely wounded, fought his battery until the cannoneers and horses were nearly all killed or wounded.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army First Lieutenant (highest rank: Colonel) 11th Battery, Ohio Light Artillery

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1862 Meredith Township, Delaware County, New York

Citation

Although severely wounded, fought his battery until the cannoneers and horses were nearly all killed or wounded.