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

James Richmond

  • Rank: Private
  • Conflict/Era: U.S. Civil War
  • Unit/Command:
    Company F,
    8th Ohio Infantry
  • Military Service Branch: U.S. Army
  • Medal of Honor Action Date: July 3, 1863
  • Medal of Honor Action Place: Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, USA
Capture of flag.
Additional Details
  • Accredited to: Fremont, Sandusky County, Ohio
  • Awarded Posthumously: Yes
  • Presentation Date & Details: December 1, 1864
  • Born: 1843, ME, United States
  • Died: June 3, 1864, Washington, DC, United States
  • Buried: Arlington National Cemetery (MH) (27-886), Arlington, VA, United States

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