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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

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b. 28/12/1837 Morgan Township, Pennsylvania.  d. 27/01/1910 Jefferson, Pennsylvania.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 05/04/1865 Paines Crossroads, Virginia.

 

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served during the Civil War as a Sergeant in Company F, 1st Pennsylvania Volunteer Cavalry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at Paines Crossroads, Virginia on April 5, 1865. His Medal was awarded to him on May 3, 1865.

 

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Capture of flag.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: JEFFERSON CEMETERY, JEFFERSON, PENNSYLVANIA.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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