John Henry Pruitt
|Death:||Died in Blanc Mont Ridge, France|
|Place of Burial:||Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia.|
|Managed by:||Marvin Caulk, (C)|
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About Cpl. John H. Pruitt, Medal of Honor
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.