Recipient Detail

 

GOULD, CHARLES G.

Rank: Captain
Organization: U.S. Army
Company: Company H
Division: 5th Vermont Infantry
Born: Windham, Vt.
Departed: Yes
Entered Service At: Windham, Vt.
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Place / Date: At Petersburg, Va., 2 April 1865
 
 


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Citation

Among the first to mount the enemy's works in the assault, he received a serious bayonet wound in the face, was struck several times with clubbed muskets, but bravely stood his ground, and with his sword killed the man who bayoneted him.