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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

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b. 21/01/1841 Fentress County, Tennessee.  d. 05/01/1911 Macon, Missouri.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 24/06/1864 Weldon Railroad, Virginia.

 

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served during the Civil War as a Corporal in Company C, 12th Kentucky Volunteer Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at the Weldon Railroad, Virginia on June 24, 1864.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Capture of flag of 11th South Carolina (C.S.A.).

 

BURIAL LOCATION: OLD CALLAO CEMETERY, CALLAO, MISSOURI.

on private property

Oliver Hughes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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