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William H. Sickles
Birth: Oct. 27, 1844
Herkimer County, USA
Death: Sep. 26, 1938
Orting
Pierce County
Washington, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He enlisted in the Union Army at the age 16 on May 11, 1861 and served as a Sergeant in Company B of the 7th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry. At Gravelly Run, Virginia on March 31, 1865 he with a comrade recaptured a Union officer from a detachment of 9 Confederates, capturing 3 of the detachment and dispersing the remainder. He mustered out of the Union Army on July 3, 1865.  (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Washington Soldiers Home Cemetery
Orting
Pierce County
Washington, USA
 
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Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Nov 06, 2003
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William H. Sickles
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