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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

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b. 12/1851 Davidson County. North Carolina. d. 17/04/1906 Jonesboro, Arkansas.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 09/08/1877 Big Hole, Montana.

 

Indian Campaigns Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was born in Davidson County, North Carolina and entered the U.S. Army in Indianapolis, Indiana. He died near Jonesboro, Arkansas. He served as a Private in Company A, 7th U.S. Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for action on August 9, 1877 at Big Hole, Montana.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

After having been severely wounded in right shoulder, continued to do duty in a most courageous manner.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: UNKNOWN.

 

 

Lorenzo Dow Brown

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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