Recipient Detail

 

McCLERNAND, EDWARD J.

Rank: Second Lieutenant
Organization: U.S. Army
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Division: 2d U.S. Cavalry
Born: Jacksonville, Ill.
Departed: Yes
Entered Service At: Springfield, Ill.
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Place / Date: At Bear Paw Mountain, Mont., 30 September 1877
 
 


McCLERNAND, EDWARD J. Photo
 
Citation

Gallantly attacked a band of hostiles and conducted the combat with excellent skill and boldness.