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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

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b. 1843 Benton, Maine.  d. 09/10/1903 Kalispell, Montana.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 01/06/1862 Fair Oaks, Virginia.

 

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Sergeant Major in the Union Army in the 3d Maine Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on June 1, 1862 at Fair Oaks, Virginia.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Assumed command of a portion of the left wing of his regiment, all the company officers present having been killed or disabled, led it gallantly across a stream and contributed most effectively to the success of the action.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: PINE GROVE CEMETERY, WATERVILLE, MAINE.

Lot 146

Frank W Haskell

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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