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Sedgwick Rice

Place of Birth: Minnesota, St. Paul
Home of record: St. Paul Minnesota


Army Distinguished Service Medal

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Awarded for actions during the Indian Campaigns

The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress, July 9, 1918, takes pleasure in presenting the Army Distinguished Service Medal to Second Lieutenant (Cavalry) Sedgwick Rice, United States Army, for services against hostile Indians while serving with the 7th Cavalry near the Catholic Mission on White Clay Creek, South Dakota, on 30 December 1890.

General Orders: War Department, General Orders No. 96 (1918)

Action Date: December 30, 1890

Service: Army

Rank: Second Lieutenant

Regiment: 7th Cavalry