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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

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b. 1847 Poughkeepsie, New York. d. ?

 

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

 

Indian Campaigns Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He entered the US Army at Poughkeepsie, New York. He attained the rank of Sergeant and served as a Private in Company D, 5th US Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for action between October 21,1876 and January 8, 1877 at Cedar Creek etc., Montana.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Gallantry in action

 

BURIAL LOCATION: UNKNOWN.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Edward Rooney