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b. 08/03/1838 Jefferson Township, Ohio.  d. 26/09/1914 Union City, Indiana.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 02/04/1865 Petersburg, Virginia.

 

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Private in the Union Army in Company H, 110th Ohio Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on April 2, 1865 at Petersburg, Virginia.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Isaac James, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 2 April 1865, while serving with Company H, 110th Ohio Infantry, in action at Petersburg, Virginia, for capture of flag.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: BRICK MEMORIAL PARK CEMETERY, UNION CITY, INDIANA.

 

 

 

Isaac James

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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