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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

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b. 13/03/1838 Ypsilanti, Michigan. d. 20/05/1917 Hartland, New York.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION; 26/03/1865 Waynesboro, Virginia.

 

Bickford enlisted in the Army from Hartland, New York in October 1861. He received the Medal of Honor on March 26, 1865, for his actions at the Battle of Waynesboro, Virginia. He mustered out with his regiment in June 1865.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Recapture of flag.

 

BURIAL LOCATION; HARTLAND CENTRAL CEMETERY, HARTLAND, NEW YORK.

Range 15 West, Lot 23, Grave 3 or 4

 

 

Henry H Bickford

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