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Harry Clay Davis

Date of birth: February 5, 1841
Date of death: July 09, 1929
Burial location: Pomona, California
Place of Birth: Ohio, Franklin County
Home of record: Columbus Ohio


Medal of Honor

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Awarded for actions during the Civil War

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Harry Clay Davis, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 28 July 1864, while serving with Company G, 46th Ohio Infantry, in action at Atlanta, Georgia, for capture of flag of 30th Louisiana Infantry (Confederate States of America).

General Orders: Date of Issue: December 2, 1864

Action Date: July 28, 1864

Service: Army

Rank: Private

Company: Company G

Division: 46th Ohio Infantry