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Thomas J. Ward

Birthplace: Romney, West Virginia, USA
Death: Died
Place of Burial: Anaconda, Deer Lodge, Montana, USA
Managed by: Marvin Caulk, (C)
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About Thomas J. Ward

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Thomas J. Ward, United States Army, for gallantry in the charge of the volunteer storming party on 22 May 1863, while serving with Company C, 116th Illinois Infantry, in action at Vicksburg, Virginia.

General Orders: Date of Issue: July 27, 1894

Action Date: May 22, 1863

Service: Army

Rank: Private

Company: Company C

Division: 116th Illinois Infantry

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Thomas J. Ward's Timeline

August 18, 1837
Romney, West Virginia, USA
March 30, 1924
Age 86
Anaconda, Deer Lodge, Montana, USA