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CMOHS.org - Corporal MATTHEWS, JOHN C., U.S. Army

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MATTHEWS, JOHN C.

Rank: Corporal
Organization: U.S. Army
Company: Company A
Division: 61st Pennsylvania Infantry
Born: Westmoreland County, Pa.
Departed: Yes
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Place / Date: At Petersburg, Va., 2 April 1865
 
 


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Citation

Voluntarily took the colors, whose bearer had been disabled, and, although himself severely wounded, carried the same until the enemy's works were taken.