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John William Hart
Birth: Jul. 30, 1833
Death: 1907

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served in the Civil War as a Sergeant in Company D, 6th Pennsylvania Reserves (35th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry). He was awarded the CMOH for bravery on the 2nd day of the Battle of Gettysburg (July 2, 1863). His citation reads "Was one of six volunteers who charged upon a log house near the Devil's Den, where a squad of the enemy's sharpshooters were sheltered, and compelled their surrender". His Medal was issued on August 3, 1897. The five other 6th Pennsylvania Reserve soldiers who were awarded the CMOH for this action were Thaddeus S. Smith, J. Levi Roush, George Mears, Chester S. Furman and Wallace Johnson. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
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Saint Lukes Cemetery
Cumberland
Allegany County
Maryland, USA
 
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Record added: Jan 15, 2001
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John William Hart
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
John William Hart
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
John William Hart
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