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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

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b. 11/05/1845 Randolph, New York.  d. 04/05/1922 Randolph, New York.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 19/09/1864 Winchester, Virginia.

 

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 Quartermaster Sergeant in Company B, 9th New York Cavalry for action on September 19, 1864 at Winchester, Virginia.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

In an attempt to capture a Confederate flag he captured one of the enemy's officers and brought him within the lines.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: RANDOLPH CEMETERY, RANDOLPH, NEW YORK.

Section D

Joel Huntington Lyman

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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