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John Tenbrook Sterling
Birth: 1841
Death: 1920

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Corporal in the Union Army in Company D, 11th Indiana Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on September 19, 1864 at Winchester, Virginia. His citation reads "With one companion captured 14 of the enemy in the severest part of the battle." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
Burial:
Bethesda Cemetery
West Terre Haute
Vigo County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Sep 20, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7881714
John Tenbrook Sterling
Added by: Don Morfe
 
John Tenbrook Sterling
Added by: Don Morfe
 
John Tenbrook Sterling
Added by: Don Morfe
 
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Honored to have served after this disinguished veteran. The West Terre Haute community can take great pride in knowing him as one of our own.
- Michael E Conner
 Added: Nov. 22, 2013

- Rebecca Marden
 Added: Dec. 15, 2012
The Union Forever!
- Roger
 Added: Aug. 26, 2011
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