Delano James Morey (1845 - 1911) Icn_world

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Birthplace: Licking County, Ohio
Death: Died
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Citation

After the charge of the command had been repulsed, he rushed forward alone with an empty gun and captured two of the enemy's sharpshooters.

http://www.cmohs.org/recipient-detail/949/morey-delano.php

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?GRid=8327301&page=gr

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was a prisoner of war. He served as a Private in the Union Army in Company B, 82d Ohio Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on May 8, 1862 at McDowell, Virginia. His citation reads "After the charge of the command had been repulsed, he rushed forward alone with an empty gun and captured two of the enemy's sharpshooters.

He was 16 years old.

http://www.examiner.com/article/valor-the-valley-the-medal-of-honor-duo-who-took-on-stonewall-part-one

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Pvt. Delano Morey, Medal of Honor's Timeline

1845
1845
Licking County, Ohio
1911
1911
Age 66
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Grove Cemetery Kenton Hardin County Ohio