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James Jardine

Details
  • Rank: Sergeant (Highest Rank: First Lieutenant)
  • Conflict/Era: U.S. Civil War
  • Unit/Command:
    Company F,
    54th Ohio Infantry
  • Military Service Branch: U.S. Army
  • Medal of Honor Action Date: May 22, 1863
  • Medal of Honor Action Place: Vicksburg, Mississippi, USA
Citation
Gallantry in the charge of the "volunteer storming party."
Medal of Honor Recipient James Jardine
Medal of Honor Recipient James Jardine
Additional Details
  • Accredited to: Hamilton County, Ohio
  • Awarded Posthumously: No
  • Presentation Date & Details: April 5, 1894
  • Born: April 16, 1837, Helensburgh, Dunbartonshire, Scotland
  • Died: December 9, 1922
  • Buried: Ohio Veterans' Home Cemetery (MH) (20), Sandusky, OH, United States
 

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