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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

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b. 20/02/1840 Chatham, Ohio.  d. 12/11/1907 Ohio.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 14/09/1862 South Mountain, Maryland.

 

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a First Lieutenant in the Union Army. He was awarded the CMOH as a Corporal in Company E, 12th Ohio Infantry for action on September 14, 1862 at South Mountain, Maryland.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Alone and unaided and with his left hand disabled, captured a Confederate captain and four men.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: CEDAR HILL CEMETERY, NEWARK, OHIO.

Section 10, Lot 118

 

Leonidas Hamelin Inscho

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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