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James Dunne
Birth: Dec. 26, 1840
Detroit
Wayne County
Michigan, USA
Death: Feb. 13, 1915
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Corporal in the Union Army in the Chicago Mercantile Battery, Illinois Light Artillery. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on May 22, 1863 at Vicksburg, Mississippi. His citation reads "Carried with others by hand a cannon up to and fired it through an embrasure of the enemy's works." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
Burial:
Calvary Cemetery
Evanston
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Section Y, Lot 16
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Nov 14, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8087214
James Dunne
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James Dunne
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- Ceme-Terry Photographer
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- Joseph M.Petri
 Added: Sep. 8, 2015
Research led me to you and your 6 fellow soldiers who received the Medal of Honor for action at Vicksburg, Mississippi on 22 May 1863. I myself was born in Chicago. Our only point of reference. I located the citations and read all to see how many where...(Read more)
- Navy Brat Penny
 Added: May. 31, 2015
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