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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

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b. 01/10/1841 Monroe, Michigan. d. 19/02/1906 Washington DC.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 28/08/1862 Thoroughfare Gap, Virginia.

                                           30/08/1862 Bull Run, Virginia.

 

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient.

 

 

 

MOH CITATION:

 

After having had his horse shot under him in the fight at Thoroughfare Gap, Virginia, he voluntarily joined the 105th New York Volunteers and was conspicuous in the advance on the enemy's lines. Displayed gallantry in the advance on the skirmish line at Bull Run, Virginia, where he was wounded.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: GREENWOOD CEMETERY, PLEASANTVILLE, NEW JERSEY.

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Julius Dexter Rhodes

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