SylvesterMartin MOH

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Gallant Men These. Washington, March 31. The War Department has announced the award of a medal of honor to Captain S. H. Martin, 88th Pennsylvania volunteers infantry.for gallant conduct at the Weldon railroad in Virginia in August, 1804, when he volunteered to make a dangerous reconnoisance. Private C. S. Jardine, company F, 54th Ohio volunteers, also received a medal for distinguished gallantry in the "forlorn hope" at Vickeburg May 22d, 1863, and Sergeant John S. Meyers for bravery at Chickamauga September 19th, 1863."

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  1. Harrisburg Telegraph,
  2. 31 Mar 1894, Sat,
  3. Page 1

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  • SylvesterMartin MOH

    Todd837 – 14 Sep 2013

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