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Edward Swatton
Birth: 1836
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Death: unknown

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was born in New York, New York. He entered the Union Navy at Boston Massachusetts and was a Seaman. His citation reads "On board the USS Santiago de Cuba during the assault on Fort Fisher on 15 January 1865. As one of a boat crew detailed to one of the generals onshore, Swatton bravely entered the fort in the assault and accompanied his party in carrying dispatches at the height of the battle. He was one of six men who entered the fort in the assault from the fleet." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
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Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Mar 20, 2007
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