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J. Levi Roush
Birth: Feb. 1, 1838
Bedford County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 12, 1906
Bedford County
Pennsylvania, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served in the Civil War as a Corporal in Company D, 6th Pennsylvania Reserves (35th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry). He was awarded the CMOH for bravery on the 2nd day of the Battle of Gettysburg (July 2, 1863). His citation reads "Was one of six volunteers who charged upon a log house near the Devil's Den, where a squad of the enemy's sharpshooters were sheltered, and compelled their surrender". His Medal was issued on August 3, 1897. The five other 6th Pennsylvania Reserve soldiers who were awarded the CMOH for this action were John W. Hart, Thaddeus S. Smith, George Mears, Chester S. Furman and Wallace Johnson. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
Burial:
Saint Patricks Cemetery
Newry
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
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Record added: Jan 18, 2001
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J. Levi Roush
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