Sgt. John H. Starkins, Medal of Honor

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John H. Starkins

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Birthplace: Great Neck, New York, USA
Death: Died
Place of Burial: Zion Episcopal Church Cemetery, Douglaston, Queens, New York, USA
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About Sgt. John H. Starkins, Medal of Honor

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant John H. Starkins, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 16 November 1863, while serving with 34th New York Battery, in action at Campbell Station, Tennessee. Sergeant Starkins brought off his piece without losing a man.

General Orders: Date of Issue: July 30, 1896

Action Date: November 16, 1863

Service: Army

Rank: Sergeant

Division: 34th New York Battery

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Sgt. John H. Starkins, Medal of Honor's Timeline

1841
1841
Great Neck, New York, USA
1897
April 4, 1897
Age 56
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Douglaston, Queens, New York, USA