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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

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b. 1834 New Brunswick, Canada. d. 30/01/1905 ?

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 30/11/1864 Franklin, Tennessee.

 

Brown was born in New Brunswick in 1834. He initially joined the 5th Massachusetts Infantry from Charlestown, Massachusetts in April 1861, mustering out the following July.  He joined the 36th Massachusetts Infantry as a Sergeant in July 1862. In August 1863, he was commissioned as a Captain with the 12th Kentucky Infantry, and mustered out with this regiment in July 1865.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Capture of flag.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY, ARLINGTON, VIRGINIA.

Section 3, Grave 1486 1/2

John Harties Brown

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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