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Regiment: 8th U.S. Army Infantry
Battles Mentioned: Fort Harrison, Virginia
Historical Figures: Andrew Johnson
Daniel T. Wells, 8th U.S. Army Infantry, Promotion to 1st Lieutenant that took effect on September 29, 1864. He was promoted “for gallant and meritorious service in the assault upon Fort Harrison, Virginia.” The document is stamped by President Andrew Johnson and was given on September 10, 1866.