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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

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b. 11/02/1841 Stanstead, Quebec, Canada.  d. 29/05/1918 Bennington, Vermont.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 05/05/1864 Wilderness, Virginia.

 

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served in the Civil War as a First Sergeant in Company K, 4th Vermont Volunteer Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at the Battle of the Wilderness, Virginia on May 5, 1864.His Medal was issued January 4, 1895.

 

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Saved the life of an officer

 

BURIAL LOCATION: ROXBURY CEMETERY, ROXBURY, VERMONT.

Lot 275

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Carlos H Rich

RICH C H GRAVE