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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

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b. 10/03/1856 Reisterstown, Maryland.  d. 09/04/1938 Baltimore, Maryland.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 16/08/1881 Cuchillo Negro Mountains, New Mexico.

 

Indian Campaigns Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served in the United States Army during the wars with the Plains Indians as a Private in Company I, 9th United States Cavalry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for his bravery in action at the Cuchillo Negro Mountains, New Mexico on August 16, 1881.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Bravery in action with hostile Apaches.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: SAINT LUKE'S CEMETERY, REISTERSTOWN, MARYLAND.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Augustus Walley

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