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Richard H. Wood
Birth: Nov. 15, 1833
Death: Mar. 8, 1903

Civil War Medal of Honor Recipient. Captain Wood (Company A, 97th Illinois Infantry) led a volunteer storming party which made a most gallant assault upon the enemy's works at Vicksburg, Mississippi, May 22, 1863 during the Civil War. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions. (bio by: Connie Nisinger) 
 
Burial:
Woodburn Cemetery
Woodburn
Macoupin County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Old Part Block G Lot 24
 
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Record added: Jul 10, 2001
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Richard H. Wood
Added by: Connie Nisinger
 
Richard H. Wood
Added by: Connie Nisinger
 
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