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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

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b. 20/11/1843 Harrison County, West Virginia.  d. 28/09/1902 Enterprise, West Virginia.

 

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

 

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Corporal in the Union Army. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for his bravery while a Private in Company G, 12th West Virginia Volunteer Infantry for action at Battery Gregg, near Petersburg, Virgina on April 2, 1865.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Capture of flag.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: SHINNSTON MEMORIAL CEMETERY, SHINNSTON, WEST VIRGINIA.

Section 1, Lot 140

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Charles Avery Reeder

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