Recipient Detail

 

HILL, JAMES

Rank: Sergeant
Organization: U.S. Army
Company: Company C
Division: 14th New York Heavy Artillery
Born: Lyons, N.Y.
Departed: Yes
Entered Service At: Lyons, N.Y.
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Place / Date: At Petersburg, Va., 30 July 1864
 
 


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Citation

Capture of flag, shooting a Confederate officer who was rallying his men with the colors in his hand.