Robbins, Augustus J.
Age: 21, credited to Grafton, VTVITALS
Birth: 1841, VermontADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
Woodlawn Cemetery, Lakewood, NJ
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|This soldier was awarded the Medal of Honor|
Augustus J. Robbins
Rank and Organization: 2d Lieut., Co. B, 2nd Vermont Infantry.
Place and date: Spotsylvania, VA, 12 May 1864.
Entered service at: Grafton.
Born: 17 Nov 1839, Grafton.
Died: 16 Sep 1909.
Buried: Woodlawn Cemetery, Lakewood, NJ
Date of Issue: 24 Mar 1892.
Citation: While voluntarily serving as a staff officer successfully withdrew a regiment across and around a severely exposed position to the rest of the command; was severely wounded.
NARA File Number: B-1331-VS-1864.
Photograph of Medal of Honor plaque contributed by Mr. Al Platt and the Ocean County (New Jersey) Museum.