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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

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b. 27/01/1843 Waterbury, Connecticut. d. 04/10/1886 Waterbury, Connecticut.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 06/04/1865 Sailor's Creek, Virginia.

 

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Captain in the Union Army in Company C, 1st Connecticut Cavalry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on April 6, 1865 at Deatonsville (Sailor's Creek), Virginia.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Capture of flag.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: OLD ST JOSEPH'S CEMETERY, WATERBURY, CONNECTICUT.

 

Edwin Michael Neville

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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