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[ Medal of Honor Citation ]

Charles G Gould

Organization:    Company H, 5th Vermont Infantry
Entered Service:   Windham, Vt.
Birth:   Windham, Vt.
Date Medal Issued:   30 July 1890.

Date of Action:   2 April 1865.
Place of Action:   Petersburg, Va.

Among the first to mount the enemy's works in the assault, he received a serious bayonet wound in the face, was struck several times with clubbed muskets, but bravely stood his ground, and with his sword killed the man who bayoneted him.
US Army Medal of Honor, 1865

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