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Captain Samuel Brady (Continental Army) (1756 - 1795)

Captain Samuel Brady (1756–1795) was a frontier scout and the subject of many legends in the history of western Pennsylvania and northeastern Ohio. He is best known for jumping across a gorge ...

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Major General Hugh Brady (1768 - 1851)

Hugh Brady (July 29, 1768 – April 15, 1851) was an American general from Pennsylvania. He served in the Northwest Indian War under General Anthony Wayne, and during the War of 1812. Following ...

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Brevet Lt. Colonel George K. Brady (USA) (1838 - 1899)

George K. Brady (December 9, 1838 - January 20, 1899) was an officer in the United States Army who served as the second commander of the Department of Alaska, from September 1, 1870 to September 22, ...

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Brevet Maj. General Jefferson C. Davis (USA) (1828 - 1879)

Jefferson Columbus Davis (March 2, 1828 – November 30, 1879) was an officer in the United States Army who served in the Mexican-American War, the Civil War, and the Modoc War. He was the first...

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General George Armstrong Custer MP (1839 - 1876)

Brevet Major General of Volunteers in the Civil War Lieutenant Colonel (Regular Army) George Armstrong Custer (December 5, 1839 – June 25, 1876) was a United States Army officer and cavalr...

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Colonel Dixon S. Miles (USA) (1804 - 1862)

Dixon Stansbury Miles (May 4, 1804 – September 16, 1862) was a career United States Army officer who served in the Mexican-American War and the Indian Wars. He was mortally wounded as he surre...

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Brig. General Lawrence Sullivan "Sul" Ross (CSA), Governor (1838 - 1898)

Lawrence Sullivan "Sul" Ross (September 27, 1838 – January 3, 1898) was the 19th Governor of Texas (USA), a Confederate States Army general during the American Civil War, and a president of th...

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Maj. General William "Pecos Bill" Shafter (USA) MP (1835 - 1906)

William Rufus Shafter (October 16, 1835 – November 12, 1906) was a Union Army officer during the American Civil War who received America's highest military decoration, the Medal of Honor, for ...

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Colonel Henry C. Corbin (USA) [Lieutenant General post Civil War] (1842 - 1909)

Henry Clark Corbin (September 15, 1842 – September 8, 1909) was an officer in the United States Army who served as Adjutant General of the U.S. Army from 1898 to 1904. Life and career ...

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Brevet Colonel Henry W. Lawton (USA) [Major General post Civil War] (1843 - 1899)

Henry Ware Lawton (March 17, 1843 – December 19, 1899) was a highly respected U.S. Army officer who served with distinction in the Civil War, the Apache Wars, the Spanish-American War and was ...

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Brevet Maj. General Edward Hatch (USA) (1832 - 1889)

Edward Hatch (December 22, 1832 – April 11, 1889) was a career American soldier who served as a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. After the war he became the first comma...

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Maj. General William Babcock Hazen (USA) (1830 - 1887)

William Babcock Hazen (September 27, 1830 – January 16, 1887) was a career U.S. Army officer who served in the Indian Wars, as a Union general in the American Civil War, and as Chief Signal Offi...

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Brevet Brig.Gen Alfred Sully MP (1820 - 1879)

Alfred Sully, son of Thomas Sully and Sarah (Annis) Sully, was born May 22, 1820 in Philadelphia; died Apr. 27, 1879 at Fort Vancouver, Washington Territory, USA. ALFRED SULLY Brevet Brigadier Gene...

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Maj. General John Gibbon (USA) MP (1827 - 1898)

Major General John Gibbon was in command of the Union's "Iron Brigade" in the US Civil War and played a major part in the Indian Wars, present at both "Pickett's Charge" and "Custer's Last Stand". Gen....

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Philip "Phil" Henry Sheridan, Sr, Gen. MP (1831 - 1888)

Philip Henry Sheridan (March 6, 1831[1] – August 5, 1888) was a career United States Army officer and a Union general in the American Civil War. His career was noted for his rapid rise to majo...

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Maj. General George Crook (USA) MP (1828 - 1890)

George R. Crook (September 8, 1828 – March 21, 1890) was a career United States Army officer, most noted for his distinguished service during the American Civil War and the Indian Wars. During...

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Colonel Horace Randal (CSA) (1833 - 1864)

Horace Randal (January 4, 1833 – May 2, 1864) was a Confederate States Army colonel during the American Civil War (Civil War). Randal was mortally wounded while commanding a brigade at the Bat...

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Brig. General Edward John McClernand (1848 - 1936)

Edward John McClernand (December 29, 1848 – February 9, 1936) was a United States Army Brigadier General who was a recipient of the Medal of Honor for valor in action near the Bear Paw Mountai...

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Charles A. Coolidge (USA) [Brig. General post Civil War] (1844 - 1926)

Charles Austin Coolidge, Jr. (July 19, 1844 - June 1, 1926) was a United States Army soldier who served in the American Civil War, the American West, Spanish-American War, and in Asia before retiring...

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Maj. General Alfred H. Terry (USA) (1827 - 1890)

Alfred Howe Terry (November 10, 1827 – December 16, 1890) was a Union general in the American Civil War and the military commander of the Dakota Territory from 1866 to 1869 and again from 1872...

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Lieutenant General Nelson A. Miles (USA) MP (1839 - 1925)

Nelson Appleton Miles (August 8, 1839 – May 15, 1925) was an American soldier who served in the American Civil War, Indian Wars, and the Spanish-American War. Contents 1 Early life 2 Civ...

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William H. Smith (1847 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private William H. Smith, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 20 Oc...

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William Smith (1848 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private William Smith, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 20 Octob...

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Eben Stanley (1844 - 1904)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Eben Stanley, United States Army, for gallantry in action on March 25 ...

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Edward Stanley (1846 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Edward Stanley, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 26 Aug...

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Edward Pengally (1824 - 1874)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Edward Pengally, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 20 Oct...

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Capt. Philip Walker (1734 - c.1794)

DAR Ancestor #: A133189 The Walkers of Rocky Creek: "Philip Walker, ( 1740- 1794), son of Alexander and Esther, raised a company in Col. Richard Richardson's regiment for service in the Cherokee ...

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Rudolph Stauffer (1836 - 1918)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Sergeant Rudolph Stauffer, United States Army, for gallant conduct durin...

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Christian Steiner (1833 - 1880)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Saddler Christian Steiner, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 20 O...

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Benjamin F. Stewart (1851 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Benjamin F. Stewart, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on ...

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Thomas W. Stivers (1850 - 1877)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Thomas W. Stivers, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on Ju...

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Alonzo Stokes (1837 - 1876)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Sergeant Alonzo Stokes, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 1...

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William H. Strayer (1847 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private William Strayer, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 26 Apr...

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Benoni Strivson (1831 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Benoni Strivson, United States Army, for bravery in scouts and actions...

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Thomas Sullivan (1847 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Thomas Sullivan, United States Army, for gallantry in action against I...

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Thomas Sullivan (1859 - 1940)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Thomas Sullivan, United States Army, for conspicuous bravery in action...

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John Alexander Sutherland (1849 - 1891)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal John Alexander Sutherland, United States Army, for bravery in scouts ...

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Colonel Edmund Rice (USA) (1842 - 1906)

Edmund Rice (December 2 1842 – July 20 1906) was a soldier in the United States Army and a Medal of Honor recipient who achieved the rank of Brigadier General. Early life Rice was born 2...

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Frederick Ernest Toy, Capt. (1866 - 1933)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Sergeant Frederick Ernest Toy, United States Army, for bravery on 29 Dec...

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John Tracy (1848 - 1918)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private John Tracy, United States Army, for bravery in action with Indians on ...

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Jacob Trautman (1840 - 1898)

Indian Campaigns Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was a First Sergeant in the United States Army in Company I, 7th US Cavalry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on December 29, 189...

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Frank Tolan (1854 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Frank Tolan, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 25 June ...

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John Bilyeu MP (c.1775 - 1853)

Isacc and brothers John, and William volunteered from Overton Co., Tn., in Bradley's 1st Regt. of Tenn., in the campaign against the Creek Indians; (War of 1812). Listed in Capt. John Kennedy's Com...

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Major and Surgeon Henry Remsen Tilton (1836 - 1906)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Major and Surgeon Henry Remsen Tilton, United States Army, for extraordinary h...

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Peter Thompson (1854 - 1928)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Peter Thompson, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 25 Ju...

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John Thompson (1842 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant John Thompson, United States Army, for bravery in action with Indians...

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George Washington Thompson (1847 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private George Washington Thompson, United States Army, for gallantry in actio...

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James H. Turpin (1846 - 1893)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Sergeant James H. Turpin, United States Army, for gallant conduct during...

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Maj. General James Parker (1854 - 1934)

Major General James Parker was the recipient of the Medal of Honor. USMA 1876. PROMOTED THROUGH THE REGULAR RANKS TO RANK OF BRIG. GENERAL, U.S.A. MARCH 3 1913. RETIRED BY OPERATION OF THE LAW, FEB 2...

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Corporal Wilbur Nelson Taylor (1846 - 1903)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Wilbur Nelson Taylor, United States Army, for bravery in actions with...

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Ernest Veuve, Medal of Honor (c.1843 - 1916)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Farrier Ernest Veuve, United States Army, for gallant manner in which he faced...

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First Sergeant Charles Taylor (1840 - 1899)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Sergeant Charles Taylor, United States Army, for gallantry in action on ...

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Leroy H. Vokes (1849 - 1924)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Sergeant Leroy H. Vokes, United States Army, for gallantry in action on ...

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Rudolph Von Medem (1846 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Rudolph Von Medem, United States Army, for gallant conduct during cam...

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Lt. Colonel John Bigelow, Jr. (1854 - 1936)

. John Bigelow, Jr. (May 12, 1854–1936) was a United States Army Lieutenant Colonel. He was the subject of many articles on military frontier life in Outing Magazine published by his brother P...

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James H. Ward (1858 - 1901)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant James Ward, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 29 Decem...

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Lewis Warrington (1879 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Lieutenant (Cavalry) Lewis Warrington, United States Army, for gallantry...

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James C. Watson (1842 - 1890)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal James C. Watson, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 12 Ju...

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Joseph Watson (1846 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Joseph Watson, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 4 June...

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Charles H Ward (1845 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Charles H. Ward, United States Army, for gallantry in action with Indi...

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Paul H. Weinert (1869 - 1919)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Paul H. Weinert, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 29 ...

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Enoch R. Weiss (1848 - 1917)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Enoch R. Weiss, United States Army, for gallantry in action with India...

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Charles H. Welch (1845 - 1915)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Charles H. Welch, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on Ju...

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Michael Welch (1843 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Michael Welch, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 5 Octob...

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William Wallace (1847 - 1928)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant William Wallace, United States Army, for gallantry in engagements at ...

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Frank West (1850 - 1923)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Lieutenant Frank West, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on ...

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John Walker (1845 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private John Walker, United States Army, for gallantry in action with Indians ...

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Allen Walker (1866 - 1953)

When Allen Walker died on September 11, 1953, at age 87, he was the last surviving Medal of Honor recipient from the Indian Campaigns, and the last surviving recipient to have earned the Medal of Honor...

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Jacob Widmer (1845 - 1880)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Sergeant Jacob Widmer, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on ...

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Wilber Elliiott Wilder (1857 - 1952)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Lieutenant (Cavalry) Wilber Elliiott Wilder, United States Army, for ext...

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Henry Wilkens (1855 - 1895)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Sergeant Henry Wilkens, United States Army, for bravery in actions with ...

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Maj. General Hugh L. Scott (1853 - 1934)

Hugh Lenox Scott (September 22, 1853 – April 30, 1934) was a post-Civil War West Point graduate who served as superintendent of West Point from 1906 to 1910, and Chief of Staff of the United S...

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Henry Wills (1842 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Henry Wills, United States Army, for services against hostile Indians ...

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Joseph Witcome (1846 - 1869)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Joseph Witcome, United States Army, for bravery in scouts and actions ...

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Sgt. William Winterbottom, Medal of Honor (c.1847 - 1932)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant William Winterbottom, United States Army, for gallantry in action on ...

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Claron Windus (1850 - 1927)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Bugler Claron Windus, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 12 July 1...

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Benjamin Wilson (1843 - d.)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Benjamin Wilson, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 5 Octo...

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Sergeant Charles Windolph, 7th U.S. Cavalry (1851 - 1950)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Charles Windolph, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on Jun...

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George G. Wortman MP (1841 - 1913)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant George G. Wortman, United States Army, for bravery in scouts and acti...

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John McLennon (1855 - 1888)

Patrick Rogan and Medal of Honor recipient Milden Wilson became brothers-in-law when they married the sisters of fellow Medal of Honor recipient John McLennon. All three men earned the Medals of Honor ...

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Patrick Rogan (1847 - 1912)

Patrick Rogan and Medal of Honor recipient Milden Wilson became brothers-in-law when they married the sisters of fellow Medal of Honor recipient John McLennon. All three men earned the Medals of Honor ...

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Milden H Wilson (1847 - 1924)

Milden Wilson and Medal of Honor recipient Patrick Rogan became brothers-in-law when they married the sisters of fellow Medal of Honor recipient John McLennon. All three men earned the Medals of Honor ...

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Zachariah T. Woodall (1850 - 1899)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Zachariah Woodall, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 1...

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John P. Yount (1850 - 1872)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private John P. Yount, United States Army, for gallantry in action with Indian...

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Herman Ziegner (1864 - 1898)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Herman Ziegner, United States Army, for conspicuous bravery on Decembe...

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Mason Carter (1834 - 1909)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Lieutenant Mason Carter, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism o...

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Julius Henry Stickoffer (1845 - 1925)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Saddler Julius Henry Stickoffer, United States Army, for gallantry in action o...

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John Moriarity (1846 - 1913)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant John Moriarity, United States Army, for bravery in scouts and actions...

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James Sumner (1840 - 1912)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private James Sumner, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 20 Octobe...

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Frank E. Hill (1849 - 1906)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Frank E. Hill, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 8 Sep...

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Thomas Hall Forsyth (1842 - 1908)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Sergeant Thomas Hall Forsyth, United States Army, for extraordinary hero...

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Mosheim Feaster (1867 - 1950)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Mosheim Feaster, United States Army, for extraordinary gallantry on 29...

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Capt. Myles Moylan (1838 - 1909)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Captain Myles Moylan, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 30 Sept...

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Elisha Simpson Hornaday (1851 - 1922)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Elisha Simpson Hornaday, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism...

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George H Eldridge (1846 - 1918)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant George H. Eldridge, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 12...

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Edward Murphy (1845 - 1924)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Edward Murphy, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 20 Octob...

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Cornelius Cole Smith (1869 - 1936)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Sergeant Cornelius Cole Smith, United States Army, for extraordinary her...

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Edwin Phoenix (1846 - 1932)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Edwin Phoenix, United States Army, for gallantry in action on S...

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Samuel Porter (1843 - 1920)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Farrier Samuel Porter, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 12...

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Griffin Seward (1842 - 1908)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Wagoner Griffin Seward, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 2...

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