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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

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b. 1844 Chester, Pennsylvania. d. 19/11/1897 ?

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 18/05/1864 Richmond, Virginia.

 

Engle was born in Chester, Pennsylvania in 1844. He enlisted in the 97th Pennsylvania Infantry.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Responded to a call for volunteers to carry ammunition to the regiment on the picket line and under a heavy fire from the enemy assisted in carrying a box of ammunition to the front and remained to distribute the same.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY, ARLINGTON, VIRGINIA.

Section 1, Lot 569

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

James Edgar Engle

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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