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CMOHS.org - Sergeant FOX, HENRY, U.S. Army

Recipient Detail

 

FOX, HENRY

Rank: Sergeant
Organization: U.S. Army
Company: Company H
Division: 106th Illinois Infantry
Born: Germany
Departed: Yes
Entered Service At: Lincoln, Ill.
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Place / Date: Near Jackson, Tenn., 23 December 1862
 
 


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Citation

When his command was surrounded by a greatly superior force, voluntarily left the shelter of the breastworks, crossed an open railway trestle under a concentrated fire from the enemy, made his way out and secured reinforcements for the relief of his command.