William Grafton Austin

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William Grafton Austin

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Galveston, TX, USA
Death: Died in Los Altos, Santa Clara County, California, United States
Place of Burial: Colma, California, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Charles William Austin and Georgia Bell Austin
Husband of Frances Alice Austin; Caroline J Austin and Marie D Austin
Father of Hope Brooks Austin; Margaret Grafton Austin; Austin and Frank W Austin
Brother of Andrew Yates Austin and Susan Tennent Austin

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About William Grafton Austin

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http://www.homeofheroes.com/gravesites/states/pages_af/austin_william_ca.html

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
1897
July 1897
Age 29
Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, United States
1900
February 2, 1900
Age 32
New York, New York, United States
1914
February 14, 1914
Age 46
New York, New York, United States
1919
September 20, 1919
Age 51
Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, California, United States
1929
July 15, 1929
Age 61
Los Altos, Santa Clara County, California, United States
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Colma, California, USA