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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

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b. 15/10/1842 Athens County, Ohio. d. 18/02/1918 Amesville, Ohio.

 

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

 

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Private in the Union Army in Company D, 4th West Virginia Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on May 22, 1863 at Vicksburg, Mississippi.

 

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Gallantry in the charge of the "volunteer storming party.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: WRIGHTSTOWN CEMETERY, WRIGHTSTOWN, OHIO.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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