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b. 17/01/1845 County Tipperary, Ireland.  d. 08/01/1908 Terre Haute, Indiana.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 19/09/1864 Winchester, Virginia.

 

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Private in the Union Army in Company D, 11th Indiana Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on September 19, 1864 at Winchester, Virginia.

 

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With one companion, captured 14 Confederates in the severest part of the battle.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: CALVARY CEMETERY, TERRE HAUTE, INDIANA.

Section 3, Lot 57, Grave 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Peter J Ryan

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