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b. 01/08/1842 Conquest, Michigan. d. 18/04/1914 Ann Arbor, Michigan.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 04/1865 Camden, South Carolina.

 

On 2 August 1862 Barrell enlisted at Leighton, Allegan County, Michigan into Company C of the 102d U.S. Colored Troops as a flag holder for the Grand Army of the Republic. He attained the rank of First Lieutenant on 3 January 1863.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Hazardous service in marching through the enemy's country to bring relief to his command.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: HOOKER CEMETERY, WAYLAND, MICHIGAN.

 

 

Charles L Barrell

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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