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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

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b. 18/04/1845 Wilkinsburg, Pennsylvania. d. 09/10/1927 Saint Cloud, Florida.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 02/04/1865 Petersburg, Virginia.

 

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Corporal in Company K, 211th Pennsylvania Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action at Petersburg, Virginia on April 2, 1865.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Amzi Davis Harmon, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 2 April 1865, while serving with Company K, 211th Pennsylvania Infantry, in action at Petersburg, Virginia, for capture of flag.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: MOUNT PEACE CEMETERY, SAINT CLOUD, FLORIDA.

Block 12, Section B, Lot 1

Amzi Davis Harmon

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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