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CMOHS.org - Private ROBERTSON, SAMUEL, U.S. Army

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ROBERTSON, SAMUEL

Rank: Private
Organization: U.S. Army
Company: Company G
Division: 33d Ohio Infantry
Born: Muskingum County, Ohio
Departed: Yes
Entered Service At: Boarneville, Ross County, Ohio
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Place / Date: Georgia, April 1862
 
 


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Citation

One of the 19 of 22 men (including 2 civilians) who by direction of Gen. Mitchell (or Buell) penetrated nearly 200 miles south into enemy territory and captured a railroad train at Big Shanty, Ga., in an attempt to destroy the bridges and tracks between Chattanooga and Atlanta.