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Abner Peeler Allen
Birth: Oct. 9, 1839
Woodford County
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug. 22, 1905
Hilliar Township
Knox County
Ohio, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served in the Civil War as a Corporal in Company K, 39th Illinois Volunteer Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at Petersburg, Virginia on April 2, 1865. His citation reads simply “Gallantry as color bearer in the assault on Fort Gregg”. His Medal was issued on May 12, 1865. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
Burial:
Centerburg Cemetery
Centerburg
Knox County
Ohio, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Russ Dodge
Record added: Sep 07, 2001
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Abner Peeler Allen
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Abner Peeler Allen
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"The soldier above all others prays for peace, for it is the soldier who must suffer and bear the deepest wounds and scars of war." RIP Soldier. Thank You for your service.
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