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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

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b. 1841 Boston, Massachusetts. d. 30/07/1897 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 09/04/1865 Appomattox, Virginia.

 

Funk enlisted in the 121st Pennsylvania in September 1862, and was mustered out with the rest of his regiment in June 1865.  He was awarded the Medal of Honor on October 15, 1872 for his actions at the Battle of Appomattox Court House.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Capture of flag of 46th Virginia Infantry (C.S.A.).

 

BURIAL LOCATION: UNKNOWN.

 

 

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