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Charles Franklin Rand

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: July 18, 1861
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Charles Franklin Rand, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 18 July 1861, while serving with Company K, 12th New York Infantry (Independence Guard), in action at…
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James Edwin Cross

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: July 18, 1861
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal James Edwin Cross, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 18 July 1861, while serving with Company K, 12th New York Infantry (Independence Guard), in action at…
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John Williams

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: June 26, 1861
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Captain of the Maintop John Williams, United States Navy, for extraordinary heroism in action, serving as Captain of the Maintop of the U.S.S. Pawnee in the attack upon…
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Charles Henry Tompkins

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: June 1, 1861
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) Charles Henry Tompkins, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 1 June 1861, while serving with 2d U.S. Cavalry, in action at Fairfax, Virginia. First…
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Francis Edwin Brownell

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: May 24, 1861
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Francis Edwin Brownell, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 24 May 1861, while serving with Company A, 11th New York Infantry (Ellsworth's Zouaves), in action at…
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Bernard John Dowling Irwin

Medal of Honor

Date(s) of action: February 13 & 14, 1861
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Assistant Surgeon Bernard John Dowling Irwin, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on February 13 & 14, 1861, while serving with 7th U.S. Infantry, in action at Apache…
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