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Army Medal of Honor

Medal of Honor Citation

Brigadier General

Alexander S Webb

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Organization: US Volunteers (V Corps at Antietam)

Entered Service: New York, N.Y.

Birth: 15 February 1835, New York, N.Y.

Date Medal Issued: 28 September 1891.

Date of Action: 3 July 1863.

Place of Action: Gettysburg, Pa.


Distinguished personal gallantry in leading his men forward at a critical period in the contest.


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