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b. 08/08/1843 Stonington, Connecticut. d. 29/12/1930 Rhode Island.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 02/04/1865 Petersburg, Virginia.

 

Ennis was born in Stonington, Connecticut on 8 August 1843. He enlisted into the 1st Rhode Island Light Artillery.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Was one of a detachment of 20 picked artillerymen who voluntarily accompanied an infantry assaulting party and who turned upon the enemy the guns captured in the assault.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: WHITE BROOK CEMETERY, RICHMOND, RHODE ISLAND.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Charles D Ennis

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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