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First Sergeant

Edward A Holton

Organization:    Company I, 6th Vermont Infantry
Entered Service:   Williston, Vt.
Birth:   Westminster, Vt.
Date Medal Issued:   9 July 1892.

Date of Action:   16 April 1862.
Place of Action:   Lees Mills, Va.

Rescued the colors of his regiment under heavy fire, the color bearer having been shot down while the troops were in retreat.
US Army Medal of Honor, 1865
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