James C. Watson (1842 - 1890)

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Birthplace: Cochecton, New York, USA
Death: Died
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About James C. Watson

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal James C. Watson, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 12 July 1870, while serving with Company L, 6th U.S. Cavalry, in action at Wichita River, Texas.

General Orders: Date of Issue: August 25, 1870

Action Date: July 12, 1870

Service: Army

Rank: Corporal

Company: Company L

Division: 6th U.S. Cavalry

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Cochecton, New York, USA
January 7, 1890
Age 48
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA