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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

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b. 01/06/1838 Galen, New York. d. 21/02/1913 USA.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 30/09/1877 Bear Paw Mountain, Montana.

 

Indian Wars Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was serving as a First Lieutenant in the 5th U.S. Infantry, at Bear Paw Mountain, Montana, on September 30, 1877, when he earned his Medal.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Led his command into close range of the enemy, there maintained his position, and vigorously prosecuted the fight until he was severely wounded.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY, ARLINGTON, VIRGINIA.

Section 3 Lot 1750

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Henry Romeyn

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