Philip Petty (1840 - 1917)

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Birthplace: Tingswich, Buckinghamshire, England
Death: Died
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About Philip Petty

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Philip Petty, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 13 December 1862, while serving with Company A, 136th Pennsylvania Infantry, in action at Fredericksburg, Virginia. Sergeant Petty took up the colors as they fell out of the hands of the wounded Color Bearer and carried them forward in the charge.

General Orders: Date of Issue: August 21, 1893

Action Date: December 13, 1862

Service: Army

Rank: Sergeant

Company: Company A

Division: 136th Pennsylvania Infantry

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1840
May 17, 1840
Tingswich, Buckinghamshire, England
1917
December 22, 1917
Age 77
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Daggett, Tioga, Pennsylvania, USA