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Indian Campaigns - U.S. Army

Griffin Seward

Details
  • Rank: Wagoner
  • Conflict/Era: Indian Campaigns
  • Unit/Command:
    Company G,
    8th U.S. Cavalry
  • Military Service Branch: U.S. Army
  • Medal of Honor Action Date: October 20, 1869
  • Medal of Honor Action Place: Chiricahua Mountains, Arizona Territory, USA
Citation
Gallantry in action.
Additional Details
  • Accredited to: Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
  • Awarded Posthumously: No
  • Presentation Date & Details: February 14, 1870
  • Born: October 8, 1842, Dover, Kent County, DE, United States
  • Died: September 10, 1908, Los Angeles, CA, United States
  • Buried: Los Angeles National Cemetery (MH) (18-D-10), Los Angeles, CA, United States
 

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