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Civil War Medal of Honor recipients : a complete illustrated record

Author: Robert P Broadwater
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English
Database:WorldCat
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"Details and organizes information regarding the Civil War Medal of Honor and its recipients in accessible format, with a brief history of the Medal of Honor, traditional, alphabetical list of Medal recipients with information regarding their respective acts of heroism. Organizes recipients by a variety of criteria including branch of service, assignment, place, heroic act, birthplace, age"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Biography
History
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert P Broadwater
ISBN: 9780786432233 0786432233
OCLC Number: 144767966
Description: viii, 351 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Preface --
A Note on Sources --
History of the Medal of Honor in the Civil War --
The Recipients (with Descriptions of Their Actions): Names by Branch of Service: U.S. Army ; U.S. Marine Corps ; U.S. Navy --
Names by Regiment or Naval Ship --
Listing by Place of Action --
Listing by Act of Heroism: Advancing the Colors ; Capturing Artillery ; Capturing Enemy Prisoners ; Capturing an Enemy Flag ; Capturing an Enemy Vessel ; Carrying Water to Comrades ; Delivering Messages Under Fire ; Escaping from the Enemy ; Fighting in the Big Shanty, Georgia, Raid ; Killing a Confederate General ; Killing the Murderer of Colonel Ellsworth ; Pressing an Attack ; Procuring Ammunition ; Sacrificing One's Safety to Save a Comrade ; Saving Artillery from Capture ; Saving the Command ; Saving the Regimental Colors ; Scouting the Enemy, or Behind Enemy Lines ; Serving After Expiration of Enlistment ; Showing Gallantry Under Fire --
Listing by State or Country of Birth --
Listing by Birth Year of Recipient --
Listing by Year of Issuance --
Appendices: A: First Six Winners of the Medal of Honor ; B: Winners of More Than One Medal of Honor ; C: Posthumously Awarded Medals of Honor ; D: Civilian Recipients ; E: Black Soldiers.
Responsibility: Robert P. Broadwater.
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