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First Lieutenant

Charles H Clausen

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Organization:    Company H, 61st Pennsylvania Infantry
Entered Service:   Philadelphia, Pa.
Birth:   Philadelphia, Pa.
Date Medal Issued:   25 June 1892.

Date of Action:   12 May 1864.
Place of Action:   Spotsylvania, Va.

Although severely wounded, he led the regiment against the enemy, under a terrific fire, and saved a battery from capture.
US Army Medal of Honor, 1865

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