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WOODRUFF, ALONZO

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Went to the assistance of a wounded and overpowered comrade, and in a hand-to-hand encounter effected his rescue.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Sergeant Company I, 1st U.S. Sharpshooters

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1864 Ionia, Ionia County, Michigan

Citation

Went to the assistance of a wounded and overpowered comrade, and in a hand-to-hand encounter effected his rescue.