The Congressional Medal of Honor Society and Medal of Honor Foundation regret to announce the passing of Medal of Honor Recipient Hiroshi “Hershey” Miyamura.

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Indian Campaigns - U.S. Army

Abram B Brant

  • Rank: Private
  • Conflict/Era: Indian Campaigns
  • Unit/Command:
    Company D,
    7th U.S. Cavalry
  • Military Service Branch: U.S. Army
  • Medal of Honor Action Date: June 25, 1876
  • Medal of Honor Action Place: Little Big Horn, Montana, USA
Brought water for the wounded under a most galling fire.
Additional Details
  • Accredited to: St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri
  • Awarded Posthumously: Yes
  • Presentation Date & Details: October 5, 1878
  • Born: 1849, New York, NY, United States
  • Died: October 4, 1878, near Camp Ruhlen, Dakota Territory
  • Buried: Fort Meade National Cemetery (as unknown), Sturgis, SD, United States

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