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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

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b. 11/11/1837 Haverhill, Massachusetts.  d. 23/04/1907 Everett, Massachusetts.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 25/03/1865 Fort Stedham, Virginia.

 

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a First Lieutenant in the Union Army. He was awarded the Medal of Honor as a Sergeant in Company K, 29th Massachusetts Infantry for action on March 25, 1865 at Fort Stedman, Virginia.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Saved an abandoned gun under heavy fire.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: WOODLAWN CEMETERY, EVERETT, MASSACHUSETTS.

Zepher Path, Lot 913

William H Howe

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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