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John W Hart

Organization:    Company D, 6th Pennsylvania Reserves
Entered Service:   Cumberland, Md.
Birth:   Germany.
Date Medal Issued:   3 August 1897.

Date of Action:   2 July 1863.
Place of Action:   Gettysburg, Pa.

Was one of six volunteers who charged upon a log house near the Devil's Den, where a squad of the enemy's sharpshooters were sheltered, and compelled their surrender.
US Army Medal of Honor, 1865

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