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b. 16/04/1837 Helensburgh, Scotland.  d. 09/12/1922 Ohio.

 

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

 

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a First Lieutenant in the Union Army. He was awarded the Medal of Honor as a Sergeant in Company F, 54th Ohio Infantry for action on May 22, 1863 at Vicksburg, Mississippi.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Gallantry in the charge of the "volunteer storming party.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: OHIO VETERANS HOME CEMETERY, SANDUSKY, OHIO.

Section F, Row 11, Grave 26

 

 

 

James Jardine

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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