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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

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b. 02/01/1852 New York. d. 18/12/1932 New York.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 10/04/1879 Mizpah Creek, Montana.

                                            10/02/1880 Pumpkin Creek, Montana.

 

Glover was born on January 2, 1852, and joined the United States Army in March 1876. Glover was assigned to Company B, of the 2nd Cavalry Regiment. Glover was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor for his actions, on the dates of April 10, 1879, and February 10, 1880. He left the Army in March 1881, and later served as a Major in the Quartermaster Corps from January 1917 to October 1919.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

While in charge of small scouting parties, fought, charged, surrounded, and captured war parties of Sioux Indians.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: WILLOW HILL CEMETERY, SOUTHOLD, NEW YORK.

Thaddeus Brown Glover

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