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Samuel E Pingree

Organization:    Company F, 3d Vermont Infantry
Entered Service:   Hartford, Vt.
Birth:   Salisbury, N.H.
Date Medal Issued:   17 August 1891.

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

Gallantly led his company across a wide, deep creek, drove the enemy from the rifle pits, which were within 2 yards of the farther bank, and remained at the head of his men until a second time severely wounded.
US Army Medal of Honor, 1865

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