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Captain

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.


Citation:
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.
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US Army Medal of Honor, 1865


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