2014-05-08 / Local News
Sergeant Stephen Rought
Stephen Rought was a sergeant in company A of the 141st PA Regiment. He was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor for capturing the flag of the 13th North Carolina at the Brock Road during the Battle of the Wilderness on May 6, 1864. He suffered a warending wound only six days later at the Mule Shoe at Spotsylvania.
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