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CMOHS.org - First Lieutenant ROBERTSON, ROBERT S., U.S. Army

Recipient Detail

 

ROBERTSON, ROBERT S.

Rank: First Lieutenant
Organization: U.S. Army
Company: Company K
Division: 93d New York Infantry
Born: Argyle, N.Y.
Departed: Yes
Entered Service At: Argyle, N.Y.
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Place / Date: At Corbins Bridge, Va., 8 May 1864
 
 


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Citation

While acting as aide_de_camp to a general officer, seeing a regiment break to the rear, he seized its colors, rode with them to the front in the face of the advancing enemy, and rallied the retreating regiment.