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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

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b. 01/01/1848 Ireland.  d. 26/08/1905 Washington DC.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 30/12/1890 White Clay Creek, South Dakota.

 

Indian Campaigns Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Farrier in the US Army in Company I, 7th US Cavalry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action at White Clay Creek, South Dakota on December 30, 1890.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

For bravery in action on 30 December 1890, while serving with Company I, 7th U.S. Cavalry, in action at White Clay Creek, South Dakota.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: SOLDIERS HOME NATIONAL CEMETERY, WASHINGTON DC.

Section K, Lot 7179

 

 

Richard J Nolan

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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