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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

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b. 1842 Concord, New Hampshire. d. 23/10/1898 Everett, Massachusetts.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 19/04/1864 Natchitoches, Louisiana.

 

Elliott was born in Concord, New Hampshire in 1842. He joined the Army from Boston in August 1862. He was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in December 1864, and mustered out with his regiment in September 1865. Elliott died on 23 October 1898, and his remains are interred at Woodlawn Cemetery and Crematory in Everett, Massachusetts.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Seeing a Confederate officer in advance of his command, charged on him alone and unaided and captured him.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: WOODLAWN CEMETERY, EVERETT, MASSACHUSETTS.

Laurel Hill Section, Lot 400

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Russell C Elliott

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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