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Marcus M Haskell

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Organization:    Company C, 35th Massachusetts Infantry
Entered Service:   Chelsea, Mass.
Birth:   Chelsea, Mass.
Date Medal Issued:   18 November 1896.

Date of Action:   17 September 1862.
Place of Action:   Antietam, Md.

Although wounded and exposed to a heavy fire from the enemy, at the risk of his own life he rescued a badly wounded comrade and succeeded in conveying him to a place of safety.
US Army Medal of Honor, 1865

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