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Alfred Polond

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Birthplace: Lapeer, Lapeer, Michigan, USA
Death: Died
Place of Burial: Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA
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Son of William Polond, Sr. and Jemimah Polond
Husband of Tillie May Polond
Brother of Elisha Polond

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Birth: Feb. 29, 1872 Lapeer Lapeer County Michigan, USA

Death: Mar. 26, 1956

Spanish-American War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served in United States Army during the War with Spain as a Private in Company F, 10th United States Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at Santiago, Cuba, on July 1, 1898. His citation reads "Gallantly assisted in the rescue of the wounded from in front of the lines and under heavy fire from the enemy". His Medal was awarded to him on June 22, 1899. (bio by: Don Morfe)

Burial: Riverside Cemetery Kalamazoo Kalamazoo County Michigan, USA Plot: Section Q, Lot 83, Grave 11

Maintained by: Find A Grave Originally Created by: Don Morfe Record added: Oct 01, 2003 Find A Grave Memorial# 7940307

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Alfred Polond Medal of Honor's Timeline

1872
February 29, 1872
Lapeer, Lapeer, Michigan, USA
1915
May 29, 1915
Age 43
1956
March 26, 1956
Age 84
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Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA