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Thomas Francis Pendegrast
Birth: Apr. 2, 1871
Waterford
County Waterford, Ireland
Death: Apr. 26, 1913
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

Philippine Insurrection Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Born in Waterford, Ireland, he served as a Corporal in the United States Marine Corps. On the dates of March 25, 27, 29 and April 5, 1899, Corporal Pendegrast was one of three Marines attached to the 8th Army Corps, involved in the jungle fighting against insurgent forces in the Philippine Islands. He distinguished himself in capturing the rebel capital of Malolos and forcing the insurgent command to retreat northward into the mountains. For bravery in the face of the enemy, he was promoted Sergeant and awarded the Medal of Honor on July 19, 1901. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section J, Div I, Lot 247
 
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Record added: May 29, 1999
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Thomas Francis Pendegrast
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- bob tarte
 Added: Apr. 26, 2016

- R I P
 Added: Apr. 26, 2015
Your bravery in service to our country is remembered by the Sons of Spanish American War Veterans.
- Spanish American War
 Added: Apr. 24, 2015
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