James H. Turpin

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James H. Turpin

Birthdate: (47)
Birthplace: Easton, Massachusetts, USA
Death: May 30, 1893 (47)
Place of Burial: Denver, Denver, Colorado, USA
Managed by: Shirley Marie Caulk
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About James H. Turpin

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 campaigns and engagements with Apaches, in the Arizona Territory during the winter of 1872 to 1873, while serving with Company L, 5th U.S. Cavalry.

General Orders: Date of Issue: April 12, 1875

Action Date: Winter 1872 - 1873

Service: Army

Rank: First Sergeant

Company: Company L

Division: 5th U.S. Cavalry

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Easton, Massachusetts, USA
May 30, 1893
Age 47
Denver, Denver, Colorado, USA