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CMOHS.org - First Lieutenant COCKLEY, DAVID L., U.S. Army

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COCKLEY, DAVID L.

Rank: First Lieutenant
Organization: U.S. Army
Company: Company L
Division: 10th Ohio Cavalry.
Born: 8 June 1843, Lexington, Ohio
Departed: Yes
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Place / Date: At Waynesboro, Ga., 4 December 1864
 
 


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Citation

While acting as aide-de-camp to a general officer, he 3 times asked permission to join his regiment in a proposed charge upon the enemy, and in response to the last request, having obtained such permission, joined his regiment and fought bravely at its head throughout the action.