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b. 26/12/1840 Detroit, Michigan. d. 13/02/1915 Evanston, Illinois.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 22/05/1863 Vicksburg, Mississippi.

 

Dunne was born in Detroit, Michigan on 26 December 1840. He enlisted into the Illinois Light Artillery. He died on 13 February 1915 and his remains are interred at the Calvary Cemetery in Evanston, Illinois.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Carried with others by hand a cannon up to and fired it through an embrasure of the enemy's works.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: CALVARY CEMETERY, EVANSTON, ILLINOIS.

Section Y, Lot 16

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

James Dunne

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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DUNNE JAMES GRAVE