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Jonathan C Kirk

  • Rank: Captain
  • Conflict/Era: U.S. Civil War
  • Unit/Command:
    Company F,
    20th Indiana Infantry
  • Military Service Branch: U.S. Army
  • Medal of Honor Action Date: May 23, 1864
  • Medal of Honor Action Place: North Anna River, Virginia, USA
Volunteered for dangerous service and singlehandedly captured 13 armed Confederate soldiers and marched them to the rear.
Additional Details
  • Accredited to: Wilmington, Clinton County, Ohio
  • Awarded Posthumously: No
  • Presentation Date & Details: June 13, 1894
  • Born: , Clinton County, OH, United States
  • Died: July 30, 1907, Wichita, KS, United States
  • Buried: Maple Grove Cemetery (MH) (C-GAR circle) , Wichita, KS, United States

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