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

Reuben Smalley

Details
  • Rank: Private
  • Conflict/Era: U.S. Civil War
  • Unit/Command:
    Company F,
    83d Indiana 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: Holton, Ripley County, Indiana
  • Awarded Posthumously: No
  • Presentation Date & Details: July 9, 1894
  • Born: April 29, 1839, Washington County, PA, United States
  • Died: July 9, 1926, Greensburg, IN, United States
  • Buried: South Park Cemetery (MH) (31) , Greensburg, IL, United States
 

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