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Michael Crowley

Date of birth: 1829
Date of death: May 12, 1888
Burial location: Boston, Massachusetts
Place of Birth: New York, Rochester
Home of record: Rochester New York


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 Michael Crowley, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 2 March 1865, while serving with Company A, 22d New York Cavalry, in action at Waynesboro, Virginia, for capture of flag.

General Orders: Date of Issue: March 26, 1865

Action Date: March 2, 1865

Service: Army

Rank: Private

Company: Company A

Division: 22d New York Cavalry