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CMOHS.org - Private GREGG, JOSEPH O., U.S. Army

Recipient Detail

 

GREGG, JOSEPH O.

Rank: Private
Organization: U.S. Army
Company: Company F
Division: 133d Ohio Infantry
Born: 5 January 1841, Circleville, Ohio
Departed: Yes
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Place / Date: Near the Richmond & Petersburg Ry., Va., 16 June 1864
 
 


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Citation

Voluntarily returned to the breastworks which his regiment had been forced to abandon to notify 3 missing companies that the regiment was falling back; found the enemy already in the works, refused a demand to surrender, returning to his command under a concentrated fire, several bullets passing through his hat and clothing.