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CMOHS.org - Private LEVY, BENJAMIN, U.S. Army

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LEVY, BENJAMIN

Rank: Private
Organization: U.S. Army
Company: Company B
Division: 1st New York Infantry
Born: New York, N.Y.
Departed: Yes
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Place / Date: At Glendale, Va., 30 June 1862
 
 


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Citation

This soldier, a drummer boy, took the gun of a sick comrade, went into the fight, and when the color bearers were shot down, carried the colors and saved them from capture.