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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

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b. 02/01/1843 Dearborn County, Indiana. d. 1932 Kansas.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 22/05/1863 Vicksburg, Mississippi.

 

Blasdel joined the army from Indiana in August 1862, and was discharged in June 1865.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

For gallantry in the charge of the volunteer storming party on 22 May 1863.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: FAIR LAWN CEMETERY, HUTCHINSON, KANSAS.

Section 4, Lot 273, Space 5

 

 

Thomas Annis Blasdel

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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