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U.S. Civil War - U.S. Army

Henry M Fox

  • Rank: Sergeant (Highest Rank: Second Lieutenant)
  • Conflict/Era: U.S. Civil War
  • Unit/Command:
    Company M,
    5th Michigan Cavalry
  • Military Service Branch: U.S. Army
  • Medal of Honor Action Date: September 19, 1864
  • Medal of Honor Action Place: Winchester, Virginia, USA
Capture of flag.
Additional Details
  • Accredited to: Coldwater, Branch County, Michigan
  • Awarded Posthumously: No
  • Presentation Date & Details: September 27, 1864
  • Born: November 15, 1844, Trumbull County, OH
  • Died: March 2, 1923
  • Buried: Mottville Cemetery (MH), Mottville, MI

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