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b. 1844 ? d. 19/12/1904 Indiana.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 18/05/1864 Spotsylvania, Virginia.

 

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He is buried under the name of John McKenzie. He served as a Corporal in the Union Army in Company B, 45th Pennsylvania Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on May 18, 1864 at Spotsylvania, Virginia.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Seized the colors, the color bearer having been shot, and with great gallantry succeeded in saving them from capture.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: CROWN HILL CEMETERY, INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA.

Section 21, Lot 1

John Kinsey

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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