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Frank W. Mills-Chicora, PA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe
N 40° 57.336 W 079° 44.874
17T E 605375 N 4534583
Quick Description: Civil War Medal of Honor Recipient for action at Sandy Cross Roads, NC on September 4, 1862. He is buried in Saint Johns Reformed Church Cemetery, Chicora, PA.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 1/1/2019 12:27:40 PM
Waymark Code: WMZT87
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Long Description:
He was born on August 5, 1845 in Middletown, NY and died on November 25, 1923 in Pittsburgh, PA. His Medal of Honor information and citation is: MILLS, FRANK W.
• Rank and organization: Sergeant, Company C, 1st New York Mounted Rifles
• Place and date: At Sandy Cross Roads, N.C., 4 September 1862
• Date of issue: 2 April 1898
Citation: While scouting, this soldier, in command of an advance of but 3 or 4 men, came upon the enemy, and charged them without orders, the rest of the troops following, the whole force of the enemy, 120 men, being captured.
Armed Service: Army

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