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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

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b. 10/08/1844 Loretto, Pennsylvania. d. 22/01/1924 Tecumesah, Nebraska.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 29/09/1864 Chaffin's Farm, Virginia.

 

Flanagan was born in Loretto, Pennsylvania on 10 August 1844. He enlisted into the 55th Pennsylvania Infantry. He died on 22 January 1924 and his remains are interred at the Tecumseh Cemetery in Nebraska.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Gallantry in the charge on the enemy's works: rushing forward with the colors and calling upon the men to follow him; was severely wounded.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: TECUMESAH CEMETERY, TECUMESAH, NEBRASKA.

Block 53, Lot 4, Space F

Augustin D Flanagan

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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