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b. 18/02/1844 New Haven, Connecticut.  d. 14/02/1925 Smithville, New York.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 16/06/1862 James Island, South Carolina.

 

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served in the Civil War as a Sergeant in Company F, 7th Connecticut Volunteer Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at James Island, South Carolina on June 16, 1862.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Having his left arm shot away in a charge on the enemy, he continued on duty, taking part in a second and a third charge until he fell exhausted from the loss of blood.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: SMITHVILLEE CEMETERY, SMITHVILLE, NEW YORK.

 

 

 

Frederick Randolph Jackson

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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