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THE

 

TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

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b. 04/03/1843 Ligonier Valley, Pennsylvania. d. 23/05/1918 Pennsylvania.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 02/04/1865 Petersburg, Virginia.

 

Ewing was born in Ligonier Valley in Pennsylvania on 4 March 1843. He enlisted into the 211th Pennsylvania Infantry on 12 September 1864, mustering out at the end of the war on 2 June 1865.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Captured the enemy flag.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: LIGONIER VALLEY CEMETERY, LIGONIER, PENNSYLVANIA.

Section F, Lot 406

John C Ewing

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