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CMOHS.org - Sergeant RHODES, SYLVESTER D., U.S. Army

Recipient Detail

 

RHODES, SYLVESTER D.

Rank: Sergeant
Organization: U.S. Army
Company: Company D
Division: 61st Pennsylvania Infantry
Born: Plains, Pa.
Departed: Yes
Entered Service At: Wilkes-Barre, Pa.
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Date of Issue:  
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Place / Date: At Fishers Hill, Va., 22 September 1864
 
 


RHODES, SYLVESTER D. Photo
 
Citation

Was on the skirmish line which drove the enemy from the first entrenchment and was the first man to enter the breastworks, capturing one of the guns and turning it upon the enemy.