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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

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b. 25/09/1840 Russell County, Virginia.  d. 08/12/1900 ?

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 21/10/1876 to 08/01/1877 Cedar Creek, Montana.

 

U.S. Army, Company C, 5th U.S. Infantry Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient in the Indian War Campaigns. For gallantry in engagements at Cedar Creek, Montana and other campaigns during the period 21 October 1876 to 8 January 1877, while serving with Company C, 5th U.S. Infantry.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Gallantry in action.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: CALVARY CEMETERY, LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA.

Section B, Lot 288, Grave 12

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Patton George Whitehead

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