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U.S. Civil War - U.S. Army

David Dickie

Details
  • Rank: Sergeant
  • Conflict/Era: U.S. Civil War
  • Unit/Command:
    Company A,
    97th Illinois Infantry
  • Military Service Branch: U.S. Army
  • Medal of Honor Action Date: May 22, 1863
  • Medal of Honor Action Place: Vicksburg, Mississippi, USA
Citation
Gallantry in the charge of the "volunteer storming party."
Additional Details
  • Accredited to: Gillespie, Macoupin County, Illinois
  • Awarded Posthumously: No
  • Presentation Date & Details: January 29, 1896
  • Born: July 13, 1841, Scotland
  • Died: August 26, 1904, Gillespie, IL, United States
  • Buried: Gillespie Cemetery (MH), Gillespie, IL, United States
 

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