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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

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b. 1828 Roadford, County Clare, Ireland.  d. 01/03/1905 Leavenworth, Kansas.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 28/04/1876 Fort Hartsuff, Nebraska.

 

Indian Wars Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served in the United States Army during the Wars with the Plains Indians as a Corporal in Company A, 23rd United States Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery near Fort Hartsuff, Nebraska on August 26, 1876.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Gallantry in charge on hostile Sioux.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: MOUNT CALVARY CEMETERY, LEAVENWORTH, KANSAS.

Section 2, Lot 77, Row 2

Patrick Thomas Leonard

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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