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Sergeant

James Drury


Organization:    Company C, 4th Vermont Infantry
Entered Service:   Chester, Vt.
Birth:   Ireland.
Date Medal Issued:   18 January 1893.


Date of Action:   23 June 1864.
Place of Action:   Weldon Railroad, Va.


Citation:
Saved the colors of his regiment when it was surrounded by a much larger force of the enemy and after the greater part of the regiment had been killed or captured.
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US Army Medal of Honor, 1865
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