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Ovila Cayer
Birth: Feb. 9, 1844
Death: Feb. 7, 1909

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served in the Union Army as a Sergeant with Company A, 14th United States Regular Infantry. His Medal of Honor action occurred at the Second Battle of Weldon Railroad, Virginia on August 19, 1864. His citation reads "Commanded the regiment, all the officers being disabled." His Medal was awarded to him on February 15, 1867. He was born in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada and died in Salinas, California at the age of 64. 
 
Burial:
Garden of Memories Memorial Park
Salinas
Monterey County
California, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Lawrence Hildebrand
Record added: Jun 05, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11094304
Ovila Cayer
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Ovila Cayer
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Ovila Cayer
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- Sunshine>♥<
 Added: Feb. 7, 2014
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- Ceme-Terry Photographer
 Added: Jun. 9, 2012
Thank you for your service to our country. Rest in peace.
- Robert Saulino, Sr.
 Added: Feb. 22, 2011
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