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Edward John McClernand

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 Second Lieutenant Edward John McClernand, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 30 September 1877, while serving with 2d U.S. Cavalry, in action at Bear Paw Mountain, Montana.…
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Edward Settle Godfrey

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 Edward Settle Godfrey, 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…
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Henry Hogan

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 (Second Award) to Private Henry Hogan, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 30 September 1877, while serving with Company G, 5th U.S. Infantry, in action at Bear Paw…
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Oscar Fitzalan Long

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 Second Lieutenant Oscar Fitzalan Long, 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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James Jackson

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: August 20, 1877
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Captain (Cavalry) James Jackson, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 20 August 1877, while serving with 1st U.S. Cavalry, in action at Camas Meadows, Idaho. Captain Jackson…
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Wilfred Clark

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: August 09 - 20, 1877
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Wilfred Clark, United States Army, for conspicuous gallantry, especial skill as sharpshooter on August 9 - 20, 1877, while serving with Company L, 2d U.S. Cavalry, in…
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Milden H. Wilson

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: August 9, 1877
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Milden H. Wilson, United States Army, for gallantry in forming company from line of skirmishers and deploying again under a galling fire, and in carrying dispatches at…
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William D. Edwards

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: August 9, 1877
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Sergeant William D. Edwards, United States Army, for bravery in action on 9 August 1877, while serving with Company F, 7th U.S. Infantry, in action at Big…
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John McLennon

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: August 9, 1877
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Musician John McLennon, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 9 August 1877, while serving with Company A, 7th U.S. Infantry, in action at Big Hole, Montana.
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Patrick Rogan

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: August 9, 1877
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Patrick Rogan, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 9 August 1877, while serving with Company A, 7th U.S. Infantry, in action at Big Hole, Montana. Sergeant…
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Lorenzo Dow Brown

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: August 9, 1877
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Lorenzo Dow Brown, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 9 August 1877, while serving with Company A, 7th U.S. Cavalry, in action at Big Hole, Montana.…
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Charles Frederic Humphrey

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: July 11, 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 (Field Artillery) Charles Frederic Humphrey, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 11 July 1877, while serving with 4th U.S. Artillery, in action at Clearwater, Idaho.…
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William Russell Parnell

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: June 17, 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 (Cavalry) William Russell Parnell, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 17 June 1877, while serving with 1st U.S. Cavalry, in action at White Bird Canyon,…
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William H. Jones

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: May 7, 1877
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Farrier William H. Jones, United States Army, for gallantry in the attack against hostile Sioux Indians on 7 May 1877 at Muddy Creek, Montana, and in the engagement…
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Henry Wilkens

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: May 07 & August 20, 1877
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Sergeant Henry Wilkens, United States Army, for bravery in actions with Indians on 7 May 1877, while serving with Company L, 2d U.S. Cavalry, in action at…
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Harry Garland

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: May 07 & August 20, 1877
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Harry Garland, United States Army, for gallantry in action with hostile Sioux on 7 May 1877, at Little Muddy Creek, Montana, while serving with Company L, 2d…
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William Leonard

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: May 7, 1877
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private William Leonard, United States Army, for bravery in action on 7 May 1877, while serving with Company L, 2d U.S. Cavalry, in action at Little Muddy Creek,…
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Samuel D. Phillips

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: May 7, 1877
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Samuel D. Phillips, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 7 May 1877, while serving with Company H, 2d U.S. Cavalry, in action at Little Muddy…
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Clinton Greaves

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: January 24, 1877
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Clinton Greaves, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 24 January 1877, while serving with Company C, 9th U.S. Cavalry, in action at Florida Mountains, New Mexico.…
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Charles Albert Bessey

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: January 13, 1877
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Charles Albert Bessey, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 13 January 1877, while serving with Company A, 3d U.S. Cavalry, in action at Elkhorn Creek, Wyoming.…
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