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Edward Burson Spalding
Birth: Feb. 2, 1840
Ogle County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 4, 1920
Sioux City
Woodbury County
Iowa, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served during the Civil War as a Sergeant in Company E, 52nd Illinois Volunteer Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery in for action at the Battle of Shiloh (Pittsburg Landing, Tennessee) on April 6, 1862. His citation reads: "Although twice wounded, and thereby crippled for life, he remained fighting in open ground to the close of the battle." 
 
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 Spouses:
  Margaret T Appleton Spalding (1848 - 1922)
  Eliza Amelia Atwood Spalding (____ - 1887)*
 
 Children:
  Frances Louise Spalding (1874 - 1876)*
  Helen Burson Spalding (1878 - 1879)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Floyd Cemetery
Sioux City
Woodbury County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Block 183, Lot 2
 
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Originally Created by: Kent Kooi
Record added: Jul 14, 2003
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