Cpl. John H. Pruitt, Medal of Honor

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John Henry Pruitt

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Fayettesville, Ark.
Death: Died in Blanc Mont Ridge, France
Place of Burial: Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia.
Immediate Family:

Son of George B. Pruitt and Melissa Belle Pruitt

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About John Henry Pruitt

http://www.cmohs.org/recipient-detail/2578/pruitt-john-henry.php

lso received the Army Medal of Honor. Cpl. Pruitt single-handed attacked 2 machineguns, capturing them and killing 2 of the enemy. He then captured 40 prisoners in a dugout nearby. This gallant soldier was killed soon afterward by shellfire while he was sniping at the enemy.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_H._Pruitt

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Cpl. John H. Pruitt, Medal of Honor's Timeline

1896
1896
Fayettesville, Ark.
1918
1918
Age 22
Blanc Mont Ridge, France
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Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia.