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William H Paul

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Organization:    Company E, 90th Pennsylvania Infantry
Entered Service:   unknown
Birth:   Philadelphia, Pa.
Date Medal Issued:   3 November 1896.

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

Under a most withering and concentrated fire, voluntarily picked up the colors of his regiment, when the bearer and 2 of the color guard had been killed, and bore them aloft throughout the entire battle.
US Army Medal of Honor, 1865

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