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Hiram H. Delavie

Date of birth: 1824
Date of death: Unknown
Burial location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Place of Birth: Ohio, Stark County
Home of record: Allegheny County Pennsylvania


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 Sergeant Hiram H. Delavie, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 1 April 1865, while serving with Company I, 11th Pennsylvania Infantry (Washington Blues), in action at Five Forks, Virginia, for capture of flag.

General Orders: Date of Issue: May 10, 1865

Action Date: April 1, 1865

Service: Army

Rank: Sergeant

Company: Company I

Division: 11th Pennsylvania Infantry (Washington Blues)