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Frederick Clarence Buck
Birth: 1843
Hartford
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Jul. 15, 1905

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He entered the Union Army on August 17, 1862, and was mustered in as a Private in Company A, 21st Connecticut Volunteer Infantry on September 5, 1862. Promoted to Corporal on January 30, 1863, he was awarded the CMOH for his bravery while serving at that rank during the September 29, 1864 Battle of Chapin's Farm, Virginia, during the Siege of Petersburg. His citation reads "Although wounded, refused to leave the field until the fight closed." He was promoted to 1st Lieutenant on March 1, 1865, awarded his Medal on April 6, 1865, and was honorably mustered out on June 16, 1865. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
Inscription:
MEDAL OF HONOR
LIEUT
CO A
21 CONN INF
 
Burial:
Mountain Home National Cemetery
Johnson City
Washington County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: Section F, Row 1, Grave 9
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Sep 17, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7874136
Frederick Clarence Buck
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Frederick Clarence Buck
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