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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

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b. 17/07/1836 Scotland. d. 22/05/1912 New Haven, Indiana.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 19/03/1865 Bentonville, North Carolina.

 

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a First Lieutenant in the Union Army in the 88th Indiana Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on March 19, 1865 at Bentonville, North Carolina.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

In the face of a galling fire from the enemy he voluntarily returned to where the color bearer had fallen wouned and saved the flag of his regiment from capture.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: IOOF CEMETERY, NEW HAVEN, INDIANA.

Section A, Lot 17

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Allan Houston Dougall

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