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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

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b. 1841 Noble County, Ohio. d. 21/10/1905 Ohio.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 22/05/1863 Vicksburg, Mississippi.

 

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served during the Civil War as a Private in Company K, 30th Ohio Volunteer Infantry, He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at Vicksburg, Mississippi on May 22, 1863. His Medal was issued on July 10, 1894. He was one of nine 30th Ohio soldiers to be awarded the Medal of Honor for bravery during the Civil War

 

MOH CITATION:

 

For gallantry in the charge of the volunteer storming party on 22 May 1863.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: OLIVE CEMETERY, CALDWELL, OHIO.

Section 10.

Sampson Harris

HARRIS SAMPSON HARRIS SAMPSON GRAVE