Recipient Detail

 

AVERY, WILLIAM B.

Rank: Lieutenant
Organization: U.S. Army
Company:
Division: 1st New York Marine Artillery
Born: 10 September 1840, Providence, R.I.
Departed: Yes
Entered Service At: Providence, R.I.
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Date of Issue:  
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Place / Date: At Tranters Creek, N.C., 5 June 1862
 
 


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Citation

Handled his battery with greatest coolness amidst the hottest fire.