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Sgt Maj Christian Abraham Fleetwood

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Sgt Maj Christian Abraham Fleetwood

  • Birth 21 Jul 1840 Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA
  • Death 28 Sep 1914 Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA
  • Burial Hyattsville, Prince George's County, Maryland, USA
  • Memorial ID 7101937

Civil War Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Sergeant Major in the US Army in the 4th US Colored Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action at Chapin's Farm, Virginia on September 29, 1864. His citation reads "Seized the colors, after two color bearers had been shot down, and bore them nobly through the fight."

Bio by: Don Morfe


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  • Originally Created by: Don Morfe
  • Added: 21 Jan 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7101937
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt Maj Christian Abraham Fleetwood (21 Jul 1840–28 Sep 1914), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7101937, citing National Harmony Memorial Park Cemetery, Hyattsville, Prince George's County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .