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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

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b. 15/12/1852 Petersburg, Illinois.  d. 16/02/1943 California.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 21/10/1876 to 08/01/1877 Cedar Creek, Montana.

 

Indian Campaigns Congressional Medal of Honor recipient. He entered the United States Army at Beardstown, Illinois and served as a Corporal in Company H, 5th United States Infantry. His Medal of Honor actions took place at Cedar Creek, Montana (and other surrounding areas) during the period October 21, 1876 to January 8, 1877.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Gallantry in action.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: INGLEWOOD PARK CEMETERY, INGLEWOOD, CALIFORNIA.

Utopia Section, Lot B, Lot 88, Grave 4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Charles Wilson

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