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b.07/01/1844 Morgan County, Ohio. d. 19/01/1918 Vernon, Illinois.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 14/06/1863 Winchester, Virginia.

 

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Private in the Union Army in Company C, 122d Ohio Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on June 14, 1863 at Winchester, Virginia.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

With one companion voluntarily went in front of the Union line, under a heavy fire from the enemy, and carried back a helpless wounded comrade, thus saving him from death or capture.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: PATOKA CEMETERY, PATOKA, ILLINOIS.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Elbridge Robinson

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