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Samuel Klingensmith

Army Distinguished Service Medal

Date(s) of action: September 29, 1879
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 in lieu of the Certificate of Merit previously issued to Private Samuel Klingensmith, United States Army, for gallantry in action as a member of Troop…
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Thomas Hogan

Army Distinguished Service Medal

Date(s) of action: September 29, 1879
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 in lieu of the Certificate of Merit previously issued to Private Thomas Hogan, United States Army, for bravery as a member of Troop E, 3d…
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Eugene Patterson

Army Distinguished Service Medal

Date(s) of action: September 29, 1879
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 in lieu of the Certificate of Merit previously issued to Private Eugene Patterson, United States Army, for gallantry in action while serving as a member…
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Thomas Lewis

Army Distinguished Service Medal

Date(s) of action: September 29, 1879
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 in lieu of the Certificate of Merit previously issued to Private Thomas Lewis, United States Army, for conspicuous bravery as a member of Troop E,…
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Kenrick B. Combs

Army Distinguished Service Medal

Date(s) of action: September 29, 1879
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 in lieu of the Certificate of Merit previously issued to Private Kenrick B. Combs, United States Army, for gallantry in action while serving as a…
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John Denny

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: September 18, 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 Denny, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 18 September 1879, while serving with Company C, 9th U.S. Cavalry, in action at Las Animas Canyon, New…
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Robert Temple Emmet

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: September 18, 1879
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Second Lieutenant Robert Temple Emmet, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 18 September 1879, while serving with 9th U.S. Cavalry, in action at Las Animas Canyon, New…
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Matthias Walter Day

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: September 18, 1879
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Second Lieutenant Matthias Walter Day, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 18 September 1879, while serving with 9th U.S. Cavalry, in action at Las Animas Canyon, New…
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Thomas Boyne

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: May 29 & September 27, 1879
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Thomas Boyne, United States Army, for bravery in action while serving with Company C, 9th U.S. Cavalry, in action at Mimbres Mountains 29 May 1879, and at…
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Thaddeus Brown Glover

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: April 10, 1879 & February 10, 1880
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Thaddeus Brown Glover, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 10 April 1879 and 10 February 1880, while serving with Troop B, 2d U.S. Cavalry, in action…
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William B. Lewis

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: January 20 - 22, 1879
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant William B. Lewis, United States Army, for bravery in skirmish on January 20 - 22, 1879, while serving with Company B, 3d U.S. Cavalry, in action at…
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John Alexander Kress

Distinguished Service Cross

Date(s) of action: July 8, 1878
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress, July 9, 1918, takes pleasure in presenting the Distinguished Service Cross to Captain (Ordnance Corps) John Alexander Kress, United States Army, for distinguished conduct in action while serving with Ordnance Department, near Umatilla, Oregon, 8 July 1878.…
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John Alexander Kress

Silver Star Citation

Date(s) of action: Indian Campaigns
John Alexander Kress, United States Army, was cited for gallantry in action during the Indian Campaigns.
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James Brogan

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: December 14, 1877
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant James Brogan, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 14 December 1877, while serving with Company G, 6th U.S. Cavalry, in action at Simon Valley, Arizona Territory.…
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Louis M. Maus

Army Distinguished Service Medal

Date(s) of action: November 5, 1877
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 First Lieutenant (Medical Corps) Louis M. Maus, United States Army, for exceptionally meritorious and distinguished services on the Belle Fourche River, North Dakota, on…
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George William Baird

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: September 30, 1877
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Lieutenant (Infantry) George William Baird, United States Army, for most distinguished gallantry in action with the Nez Perce Indians on 30 September 1877, while serving with 5th…
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Mason Carter

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: September 30, 1877
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Lieutenant Mason Carter, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 30 September 1877, while serving with 5th U.S. Infantry, in action at Bear Paw Mountain, Montana. First…
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Myles Moylan

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: September 30, 1877
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Captain Myles Moylan, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 30 September 1877, while serving with 7th U.S. Cavalry, in action at Bear Paw Mountain, Montana. Captain Moylan…
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Henry Romeyn

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: September 30, 1877
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Lieutenant (Infantry) Henry Romeyn, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 30 September 1877, while serving with 5th U.S. Infantry, in action at Bear Paw Mountain, Montana.…
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Henry Remsen Tilton

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: September 30, 1877
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Major and Surgeon Henry Remsen Tilton, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 30 September 1877, in action at Bear Paw Mountain, Montana. Major Tilton fearlessly risked his…
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