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b. 12/07/1835 Tiffin, Ohio. d. 25/05/1916 Marion, Indiana.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 01/09/1864 Jonesboro, Georgia.

 

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Captain in the Union Army. He was awarded the Medal of Honor as a Lieutenant in Company A, 74th Indiana Infantry for action on September 1, 1864 at Jonesboro, Georgia.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Lieutenant Jeremiah Kuder, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 1 September 1864, while serving with Company A, 74th Indiana Infantry, in action at Jonesboro, Georgia, for capture of flag of 8th and 19th Arkansas (Confederate States of America).

 

BURIAL LOCATION: MARION NATIONAL CEMETERY, MARION, INDIANA.

Section 4, Row 2, Plot 2464

Jeremiah Kuder

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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