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Wilson W. Brown
Birth: Dec. 25, 1839
Death: Dec. 26, 1916
Toledo
Ohio, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was a Private with Company F, 21st Ohio Volunteer Infantry and was awarded the Medal of Honor for heroism at Big Shanty, Georgia. His official CMOH citation reads as follows "One of the 19 of 22 men (including 2 civilians) who, by direction of Gen. Mitchell (or Buell), penetrated nearly 200 miles south into enemy territory and captured a railroad train at Big Shanty, Ga., in an attempt to destroy the bridges and track between Chattanooga and Atlanta". 

Cause of death: Cerebral hemorrhage
 
Burial:
New Belleville Ridge Cemetery
Dowling
Wood County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Sec. B, Lot 46, Row 1
 
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Record added: Jan 21, 2001
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Wilson W. Brown
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