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William Haliday Williams

Birthdate: (70)
Birthplace: Williamstown, Ohio, United States
Death: September 1, 1916 (70)
Place of Burial: Schuyler, Colfax, Nebraska, United States
Managed by: Shirley Marie Caulk
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About William Haliday Williams

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private William Haliday Williams, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 20 July 1864, while serving with Company C, 82d Ohio Infantry, in action at Peach Tree Creek, Georgia. Private Williams voluntarily went beyond the lines to observe the enemy; also aided a wounded comrade.

General Orders: Date of Issue: June 19, 1894

Action Date: July 20, 1864

Service: Army

Rank: Private

Company: Company C

Division: 82d Ohio Infantry

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William Haliday Williams's Timeline

December 13, 1845
Williamstown, Ohio, United States
September 1, 1916
Age 70
Schuyler, Colfax, Nebraska, United States