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 Walter Goodale Morrill

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Walter Goodale Morrill

  • Birth 13 Nov 1840 Williamsburg, Piscataquis County, Maine, USA
  • Death 3 Mar 1935 Pittsfield, Somerset County, Maine, USA
  • Burial Pittsfield, Somerset County, Maine, USA
  • Memorial ID 7256154

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was a Colonel in the Union Army. He was awarded the Medal of Honor as a Captain in Company B, 20th Maine Infantry for action on November 7, 1863 at Rappahannock Station, Virginia. His citation reads "Learning that an assault was to be made upon the enemy's works by other troops, this officer voluntarily joined the storming party with about 50 men of his regiment, and by his dash and gallantry rendered effective service in the assault."

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  • Originally Created by: Don Morfe
  • Added: 12 Mar 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7256154
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Walter Goodale Morrill (13 Nov 1840–3 Mar 1935), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7256154, citing Pittsfield Village Cemetery, Pittsfield, Somerset County, Maine, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .