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CMOHS.org - Lieutenant Colonel BETTS, CHARLES M., U.S. Army

Recipient Detail

 

BETTS, CHARLES M.

Rank: Lieutenant Colonel
Organization: U.S. Army
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Division: 15th Pennsylvania Cavalry
Born: Bucks County, Pa.
Departed: Yes
Entered Service At: Philadelphia, Pa.
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Place / Date: At Greensboro, N.C., 19 April 1865
 
 


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Citation

With a force of but 75 men, while on a scouting expedition, by a judicious disposition of his men, surprised and captured an entire battalion of the enemy's cavalry.