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Lee Nutting
Birth: Oct. 14, 1837
Death: Jul. 11, 1908

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Born in Orange County, New York, he served as a Captain of Company C, 61st New York Infantry, Union Army. In actions at Todds Tavern, Virginia, May 8, 1864, Captain Nutting led the regiment in charge at a critical moment under heavy Confederate fire until he fell wounded. For courage in the face of the enemy, he was awarded the Medal of Honor on August 21, 1893. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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  Arietta Tuthill Duryea Nutting (1851 - 1907)*
 
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Burial:
Brookside Cemetery
Bridgewater
Lunenburg County
Nova Scotia, Canada
 
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Originally Created by: Eamonn
Record added: Jun 26, 2008
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I believe your unit was also in the infamous Wheatfield at Gettysburg the year before. Thank you for your gallant service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Jul. 11, 2016

- Rebecca Marden
 Added: Dec. 5, 2014

- James Snow
 Added: Jul. 11, 2014
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