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Michael McNamara
Birth: 1841
County Clare, Ireland
Death: Apr. 25, 1907
Hoboken
Hudson County
New Jersey, USA

Korean Campaign 1871 Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was born in Clure, Ireland. He entered the US Marine Corps at New York. He served as a Private. His citation reads "On board the USS Benicia during the capture of the Korean forts, 11 June 1871. Advancing to the parapet, McNamara wrenched the matchlock from the hands of an enemy and killed him". (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
Burial:
Holy Name Cemetery
Jersey City
Hudson County
New Jersey, USA
Plot: Block I, Section G, Grave 29-30
 
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Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Feb 16, 2010
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Michael McNamara
Added by: Don Morfe
 
Michael McNamara
Added by: Don Morfe
 
Michael McNamara
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