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CMOHS.org - Corporal SKELLIE, EBENEZER, U.S. Army

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SKELLIE, EBENEZER

Rank: Corporal
Organization: U.S. Army
Company: Company D
Division: 112th New York Infantry
Born: Mina, N.Y.
Departed: Yes
Entered Service At: Mina, N.Y.
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Place / Date: At Chapins Farm, Va., 29 September 1864
 
 


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Citation

Took the colors of his regiment, the color bearer having fallen, and carried them through the first charge; also, in the second charge, after all the color guards had been killed or wounded he carried the colors up to the enemy's works, where he fell wounded.