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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

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b. 16/03/1840 New York. d. 22/06/1915 La Salle, Colorado.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 25-26/06/1876 Little Big Horn, Montana.

 

Indian Wars Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Sergeant in the US Army in Company D, 7th US Cavalry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action at Little Big Horn, Montana on June 25-26, 1876.

 

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Voluntarily brought water to the wounded, under fire.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: EVANS CEMETERY, EVANS, COLORADO.

Old Block 4, Lot 208, Space 5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Charles H Welch

WELCH C H GRAVE