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First Lieutenant

Robert S Robertson

Organization:    Company K, 93d New York Infantry
Entered Service:   Argyle, N.Y.
Birth:   Argyle, N.Y.
Date Medal Issued:   2 August 1897.

Date of Action:   8 May 1864.
Place of Action:   Corbins Bridge, Va.

While acting as aide_de_camp to a general officer, seeing a regiment break to the rear, he seized its colors, rode with them to the front in the face of the advancing enemy, and rallied the retreating regiment.
US Army Medal of Honor, 1865

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