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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

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b. 31/03/1833 West Hartland, Connecticut. d. 12/07/1912 Painesville, Ohio.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION:  11/05/1864 Buzzard's Roost, Georgia.

 

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Sergeant in the Union Army in Company I, 52d Ohio Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on May 11, 1864 at Buzzard's Roost, Georgia.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Risked his life in saving a wounded comrade.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: EVERGREEN CEMETERY, PAINESVILLE, OHIO.

Division 10, Lot 129

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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