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John P. Yount

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Birthplace: Putnam, Indiana, USA
Death: Died in Lincoln, Nebraska, USA
Place of Burial: Oak Grove Cemetery, Mount Pleasant, Henry, Iowa, USA
Managed by: Marvin Caulk, (C)
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About John P. Yount

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private John P. Yount, United States Army, for gallantry in action with Indians on 5 May 1871, while serving with Company F, 3d U.S. Cavalry, in action at Whetstone Mountains, Arizona.

General Orders: Date of Issue: November 13, 1871

Action Date: May 5, 1871

Service: Army

Rank: Private

Company: Company F

Division: 3d U.S. Cavalry

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John P. Yount's Timeline

1850
March 8, 1850
Putnam, Indiana, USA
1872
December 11, 1872
Age 22
Lincoln, Nebraska, USA
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Mount Pleasant, Henry, Iowa, USA