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20348 Daniel Davis Wheeler 4th Vermont Congressional Medal of
 A signed  CDV of Wheeler who was awarded the CMOH
for distinguished gallantry in battle on 5/3/1863 at Salem Heights,
VA. Dark ink signature on the front. Back marked by Noted
photographer C. D. Fredricks, New York. Mount trimmed at the
bottom.  $375

Residence Cavendish VT;
Enlisted on 4/21/1862 at Cavendish, VT as a 2nd Lieutenant.

On 4/21/1862 he was commissioned into "C" Co. VT 4th Infantry
He was discharged for promotion on 6/30/1864

On 6/30/1864 he was commissioned into
US Volunteers Adjutant Genl Dept
He was Mustered Out on 10/19/1866
(Subsequent service in US Army)

* 1st Lieut 4/21/1862 (As of Co. D)
* Capt 6/30/1864 (Captain & Asst Adjutant General)
* Major 9/29/1864 by Brevet
* Major 12/27/1864 (Major & Asst Adjutant General)
* Lt Colonel 5/26/1865 (Lt Colonel & Asst Adjutant General)
* Colonel 12/1/1865 by Brevet
* Capt 3/2/1867 by Brevet

Intra Regimental Company Transfers:
* 4/21/1862 from company C to company D
* 1/18/1863 from company D to company G

Other Information:
born 7/12/1841 in Cavendish, VT
died 7/27/1916 in Fredericksburg, VA
Buried: Fredericksburg City Cemetery, Fredericksburg, VA

Medal of Honor Information:
He was awarded the Medal of Honor
for action on 5/3/1863 at Salem Heights, VA.
(Distinguished gallantry in battle)