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John Thomas Kennedy
Birth: Jul. 22, 1885
Hendersonville
Colleton County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Sep. 26, 1969

Philippine Insurrection Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was serving as a Second Lieutenant, 6th United States Cavalry, at Patian Island, Philippines, on July 4, 1909, when he earned his Medal. His citation reads: While in action against hostile Moros, he entered with a few enlisted men the mouth of a cave occupied by a desperate enemy, this act having been ordered after he had volunteered several times. In this action 2d Lt. Kennedy was severely wounded. He later rose to the rank of Brigadier General.  (bio by: Ugaalltheway) 
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 7 Lot 10076
 
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Record added: Sep 18, 2003
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