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CMOHS.org - Private GWYNNE, NATHANIEL, U.S. Army

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GWYNNE, NATHANIEL

Rank: Private
Organization: U.S. Army
Company: Company H
Division: 13th Ohio Cavalry
Born: Champaign County, Ohio
Departed: Yes
Entered Service At: Fairmount, Mo.
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Place / Date: At Petersburg, Va., 30 July 1864
 
 


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Citation

When about entering upon the charge, this soldier, then but 15 years old, was cautioned not to go in, as he had not been mustered. He indignantly protected and participated in the charge, his left arm being crushed by a shell and amputated soon afterward.