Lt. Rudolph Riddell, Medal of Honor

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Rudolph R Riddell

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Death: Died
Place of Burial: Madison Street CemeteryHamilton Madison County New York
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Husband of Anna N. Riddell

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About Lt. Rudolph Riddell, Medal of Honor

Citation

Captured the flag of the 6th Alabama Cavalry (C.S.A.).

http://www.cmohs.org/recipient-detail/1136/riddell-rudolph.php

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served during the Civil War as a Lieutenant in Company I, 61st New York Volunteer Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at the Battle of Sailors Creek, Virginia on April 6, 1865. His citation reads "Captured the flag of the 6th Alabama Cavalry (C.S.A.)". His Medal was awarded to him on May 10, 1865.

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=5799393

http://www.homeofheroes.com/gravesites/states/pages_pz/riddell_rudolph_ny.html

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Lt. Rudolph Riddell, Medal of Honor's Timeline

1847
1847
1913
1913
Age 66
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Madison Street CemeteryHamilton Madison County New York