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Brent Woods

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: August 19, 1881
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Brent Woods, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 19 August 1881, while serving with Company B, 9th U.S. Cavalry, in action at New Mexico, Sergeant Woods…
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George Ritter Burnett

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: August 16, 1881
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Second Lieutenant George Ritter Burnett, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 16 August 1881, while serving with 9th U.S. Cavalry, in action at Cuchillo Negro Mountains, New…
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Augustus Walley

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: August 16, 1881
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Augustus Walley, United States Army, for bravery in action with hostile Apaches on 16 August 1881, while serving with Company I, 9th U.S. Cavalry, in action at…
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Moses Williams

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: August 16, 1881
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Sergeant Moses Williams, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 16 August 1881, while serving with Company I, 9th U.S. Cavalry, in action at Cuchillo Negro Mountains,…
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Thomas Shaw

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: August 12, 1881
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Thomas Shaw, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 12 August 1881, while serving with Company K, 9th U.S. Cavalry, in action at Carrizo Canyon, New Mexico.…
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George Jordan

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: May 14, 1880 & August 12, 1881
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant George Jordan, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism while serving with Company K, 9th U.S. Cavalry. While commanding a detachment of 25 men at Fort Tularosa, New…
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Lloyd Milton Brett

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: April 1, 1880
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Second Lieutenant Lloyd Milton Brett, United States Army, for fearless exposure and dashing bravery in cutting off the Indians' pony herd, thereby greatly crippling the hostiles, on 1…
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Eli Lundy Huggins

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: April 1, 1880
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Captain (Cavalry) Eli Lundy Huggins, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 1 April 1880, while serving with 2d U.S. Cavalry, in action at O'Fallons Creek, Montana. Captain…
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William Preble Hall

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: October 20, 1879
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Lieutenant (Cavalry) William Preble Hall, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 20 October 1879, while serving with 5th U.S. Cavalry, in action near the Camp at…
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Henry Johnson

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: October 02 - 5, 1879
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Henry Johnson, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on October 2 - 5, 1879, while serving with Company D, 9th U.S. Cavalry, in action at Milk River,…
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Edward P. Grimes

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: September 29 - October 5, 1879
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Edward P. Grimes, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on September 29 to 5 October 1879, while serving with Company F, 5th U.S. Cavalry, in action at…
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John A. Poppe

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: September 29 - October 5, 1879
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant John A. Poppe, United States Army, for gallantry in action on September 29 - 5 October 1879, while serving with Company F, 5th U.S. Cavalry, in action…
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Hampton Mitchell Roach

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: September 29 - October 5, 1879
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Hampton Mitchell Roach, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on September 29 - 5 October 1879, while serving with Company F, 5th U.S. Cavalry, in action at…
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Francis Safford Dodge

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: September 29, 1879
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Captain (Cavalry) Francis Safford Dodge, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 29 September 1879, while serving with Troop D, 9th U.S. Cavalry, in action at White River…
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George Moquin

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: September 29 - October 5, 1879
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal George Moquin, United States Army, for gallantry in action on September 29 - 5 October 1879, while serving with Company F, 5th U.S. Cavalry, in action at…
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John Mitchell Merrill

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: September 29, 1879
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant John Mitchell Merrill, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 29 September 1879, while serving with Company F, 5th U.S. Cavalry, in action at Milk River, Colorado.…
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Edward F. Murphy

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: September 29, 1879
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Edward F. Murphy, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 29 September 1879, while serving with Company D, 5th U.S. Cavalry, in action at Milk River,…
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Wilhelm O. Philipsen

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: September 29, 1879
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Blacksmith Wilhelm O. Philipsen, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 29 September 1879, while serving with Company D, 5th U.S. Cavalry, in action at Milk River, Colorado.…
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Jacob Widmer

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: September 29, 1879
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Sergeant Jacob Widmer, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 29 September 1879, while serving with Company D, 5th U.S. Cavalry, in action at Milk River, Colorado.…
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John Sterling Lawton

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: September 29, 1879
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant John Sterling Lawton, United States Army, for coolness and steadiness under fire on 29 September 1879, while serving with Company D, 5th U.S. Cavalry, in action at…
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