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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.


Citation:
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.
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US Army Medal of Honor, 1865


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