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CMOHS.org - Sergeant Major FARNSWORTH, HERBERT E., U.S. Army

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FARNSWORTH, HERBERT E.

Rank: Sergeant Major
Organization: U.S. Army
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Division: 10th New York Cavalry
Born: Cattaraugus County, N.Y.
Departed: Yes
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Place / Date: At Trevilian Station, Va., 11 June 1864
 
 


FARNSWORTH, HERBERT E. Photo
 
Citation

Voluntarily carried a message which stopped the firing of a Union battery into his regiment, in which service he crossed a ridge in plain view and swept by the fire of both armies.