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Private

Cassius Peck


Organization:    Company F, 1st U.S. Sharpshooters
Entered Service:   Brookfield, Vt.
Birth:   unknown
Date Medal Issued:   12 October 1892


Date of Action:   19 September 1862
Place of Action:   Near Blackburn's Ford, Va.


Citation:
Took command of such soldiers as he could get and attacked and captured a Confederate battery of 4 guns. Also, while on a reconnaissance, overtook and captured a Confederate soldier.
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US Army Medal of Honor, 1865
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