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Indian Campaigns - U.S. Army

Bernard McCann

Details
  • Rank: Private
  • Conflict/Era: Indian Campaigns
  • Unit/Command:
    Company F,
    22d U.S. Infantry
  • Military Service Branch: U.S. Army
  • Medal of Honor Action Date: October 21, 1876
  • Medal of Honor Action Place: Cedar Creek, etc., Montana, USA
Citation
Gallantry in action.
Additional Details
  • Accredited to: New York, New York
  • Awarded Posthumously: Yes
  • Presentation Date & Details: April 27, 1877
  • Born: 1850, County Roscommon, Ireland
  • Died: January 12, 1877
  • Buried: Custer Battlefield National Monument (MH) (A-859), Crow Agency, MT, United States
 

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