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Alexander H. Truett
Birth: Jul. 4, 1833
Maryland, USA
Death: Dec. 5, 1898, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was born in Baltimore, Maryland and entered the Union Navy in Maryland. He served as a Coxswain. His citation reads "On board the USS Richmond during action against rebel forts and gunboats and with the ram Tennessee in Mobile Bay, 5 August 1864. Despite damage to his ship, the loss of several men on board as enemy fire raked her decks, Truett performed his duties with skill and courage throughout a furious two-hour battle which resulted in the surrender of the rebel ram Tennessee and in the damaging and destruction of batteries at Fort Morgan." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
Mount Moriah Cemetery
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: USNP Plot 3, Row 25, Grave 30
GPS (lat/lon): 39.93669, -75.24124
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Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Mar 31, 2007
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