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b. 13/06/1869 Delaware County, Indiana.  d. 12/11/1937 Burton, Michigan.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 05/11/1899 Calubud and Malalong, Philippines.

 

Philippine Insurrection Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Sergeant in the United States Army in Company F, 36th Infantry, US Volunteers. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on November 5, 1899 between Calubud and Malalong, Philippine Islands.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Alone and unaided, charged a body of 15 insurgents, dislodging them, killing four and wounding several.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: OAKWOOD CEMETERY, GAINES, MICHIGAN.

Section 3, Lot 36, Grave 7

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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