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Samuel B Horne

Organization:    Company H, 11th Connecticut Infantry
Entered Service:   Winsted, Conn.
Birth:   3 March 1843, Ireland
Date Medal Issued:   19 November 1897.

Date of Action:   29 September 1864.
Place of Action:   Fort Harrison, Va.

While acting as an aide and carrying an important message, was severely wounded and his horse killed but delivered the order and rejoined his general.
US Army Medal of Honor, 1865

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