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William Madden
Birth: 1843, England
Death: unknown

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served in the Union Navy as a Coal Heaver. He entered the service at New York, New York. His citation reads "On board the USS Brooklyn during the successful attacks against Fort Morgan, rebel gunboats, and the ram Tennessee in Mobile Bay, 5 August 1864. Stationed in the immediate vicinity of the shell whips, which were twice cleared of men by bursting shells, Madden remained steadfast at his post and performed his duties in the powder division throughout the furious action, which resulted in the surrender of the prize rebel ram Tennessee and in the damaging and destruction of batteries at Fort Morgan." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
Burial:
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Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Aug 31, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11657274

GOD Bless R.I.P......................
- C. Quandt
 Added: Nov. 8, 2008

- Isabella Oliva
 Added: Feb. 3, 2008
America salutes you. May you rest in peace with the Lord.
Romans 10:13
-Anonymous
 Added: Sep. 18, 2005
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