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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

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b. 1846 Ireland. d. 30/11/1883 Boston, Massachusetts.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 03/07/1863 Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.

 

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served in the Civil War as a Private in Company I, 19th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery during his regiment's repulse of elements of Pickett's Charge on the Third Day of the Battle of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania (July 3, 1863).

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Capture of flag of 57th Virginia Infantry (C.S.A.)

 

BURIAL LOCATION: MOUNT BENEDICT CEMETERY, WEST ROXBURY, MASSACHUSETTS.

Section F, Grave 347

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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