Sgt. Albert A. Clapp, Medal of Honor

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Albert Adams Clapp

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Pompey, New York, USA
Death: Died
Place of Burial: San Gabriel, California, USA
Immediate Family:

Husband of Cynthia Clapp
Father of Robert M Clapp; Archibald Clapp; Ralph Clapp; Albert Clapp and Randall Clapp

Managed by: Marvin Caulk, (C)
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About Sgt. Albert A. Clapp, Medal of Honor

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Sergeant Albert Adams Clapp, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 6 April 1865, while serving with Company G, 2d Ohio Cavalry, in action at Deatonsville (Sailor's Creek), Virginia, for capture of battle flag of the 8th Florida Infantry (Confederate States of America).

General Orders: Date of Issue: April 24, 1865

Action Date: April 6, 1865

Service: Army

Rank: First Sergeant

Company: Company G

Division: 2d Ohio Cavalry

http://www.cmohs.org/recipient-detail/254/clapp-albert-a.php

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Sgt. Albert A. Clapp, Medal of Honor's Timeline

1841
May 1, 1841
Pompey, New York, USA
1867
1867
Age 25
Lake Co., OH
1868
1868
Age 26
1872
1872
Age 30
1876
1876
Age 34
1879
1879
Age 37
1880
1880
Age 38
1911
May 8, 1911
Age 70
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San Gabriel, California, USA