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Gabriel Grant

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Organization:    U. S. Volunteers (3rd Div/II Corps at Antietam)
Entered Service:   New York.
Birth:   Newark, N.J.
Date Medal Issued:   21 July 1897

Date of Action:   1 June 1862
Place of Action:   Fair Oaks, Va.

Removed severely wounded officers and soldiers from the field while under a heavy fire from the enemy, exposing himself beyond the call of duty, thus furnishing an example of most distinguished gallantry.
US Army Medal of Honor, 1865

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