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CMOHS.org - Sergeant TOMPKINS, AARON B., U.S. Army

Recipient Detail

 

TOMPKINS, AARON B.

Rank: Sergeant
Organization: U.S. Army
Company: Company G
Division: 1st New Jersey Cavalry
Born: Orange, Essex County, N.J.
Departed: Yes
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Place / Date: At Sailors Creek, Va., 5 April 1865
 
 


TOMPKINS, AARON B. Photo
 
Citation

Charged into the enemy's ranks and captured a battle flag, having a horse shot under him and his cheeks and shoulders cut with a saber.