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Indian Campaigns - U.S. Army

William McCabe

  • Rank: Private
  • Conflict/Era: Indian Campaigns
  • Unit/Command:
    Company E,
    4th U.S. Cavalry
  • Military Service Branch: U.S. Army
  • Medal of Honor Action Date: September 26, 1874
  • Medal of Honor Action Place: Red River, Texas, USA
Gallantry in attack on a large party of Cheyennes.
Additional Details
  • Accredited to: Fort Duncan, Maverick County, Texas
  • Awarded Posthumously: No
  • Presentation Date & Details: October 13, 1875
  • Born: 1848, Belfast, County Antrim, Ireland
  • Died:
  • Buried: Fort Concho National Historic Landmark (MH) (Marker Only), San Angelo, TX, United States

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