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Captain

Andrew H Embler


Organization:    Company D, 59th New York Infantry
Entered Service:   New York.
Birth:   New York, N.Y.
Date Medal Issued:   19 October 1893.


Date of Action:   27 October 1864.
Place of Action:   Boydton Plank Road, Va.


Citation:
Charged at the head of 2 regiments, which drove the enemy's main body, gained the crest of the hill near the Burgess house and forced a barricade on the Boydton road.
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US Army Medal of Honor, 1865


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