William Grafton Austin

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William Grafton Austin

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Galveston, TX, USA
Death: Died
Place of Burial: Cypress Lawn , Colma, California, USA
Immediate Family:

Brother of Susan Austin and Andrew Austin

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About William Grafton Austin

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The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the

Medal of Honor

to


AUSTIN, WILLIAM G.

Rank and Organization: Sergeant, Company E, 7th U.S. Cavalry. Place and Date: At Wounded Knee Creek, S. Dak., 29 December 1890. Entered Service At: New York, N.Y. Birth: Galveston, Tex. Date of Issue: 27 June 1891.

Citation:

While the Indians were concealed in a ravine, assisted men on the skirmish line, directing their fire, etc., and using every effort to dislodge the enemy.

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William Grafton Austin's Timeline

1868
January 6, 1868
Galveston, TX, USA
1929
July 15, 1929
Age 61
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Colma, California, USA