Sgt. John H. R. Storey, Medal of Honor

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John Hamilton Reid Storey

Birthdate: (79)
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: April 10, 1916 (79)
Place of Burial: Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Managed by: Marvin Caulk, (C)
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About Sgt. John H. R. Storey, 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 Hamilton Reid Storey, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 28 May 1864, while serving with Company F, 109th Pennsylvania Infantry, in action at Dallas, Georgia. While bringing in a wounded comrade, under a destructive fire, Sergeant Storey was himself wounded in the right leg, which was amputated on the same day.

General Orders: Date of Issue: August 29, 1896

Action Date: May 28, 1864

Service: Army

Rank: Sergeant

Company: Company F

Division: 109th Pennsylvania Infantry

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Sgt. John H. R. Storey, Medal of Honor's Timeline

April 14, 1836
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
April 10, 1916
Age 79
Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA