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b. 1839 Longford, Ireland. d. ?

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 13/08/1868 - 31/10/1868 Black Mountains, Arizona.

 

Indian Campaigns Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He entered the US Army at Napa, California. He served as a Private in Company B, 8th US Cavalry. He was awarded the CMOH for action in the vicinity of the Black Mountains, Arizona between August 13, 1868 and October 31, 1868.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Bravery in scouts and actions against Indians

 

BURIAL LOCATION: UNKNOWN.

 

Thomas P Higgins

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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