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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

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b. 18/11/1849 Lawrence County, Indiana.  d. 27/12/1932 Washington DC.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 28/04/1876 Fort Hartsuff, Nebraska.

 

Indian Campaigns Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was a Sergeant in the US Army. He was awarded the Medal of Honor as a Corporal in Company A, 23d US Infantry for action at Fort Hartsuff, Nebraska on April 28, 1876.

 

MOH CITATION:

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Gallantry in charge on hostile Sioux.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: US SOLDIERS AND AIRMENS HOME CEMETERY, WASHINGTON DC.

Section M-9370

Jephta L Lytton

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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