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John O'Dea
Birth: 1839
County Limerick, Ireland
Death: 1905
Quincy
Adams County
Illinois, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Private in the Union Army in Company D, 8th Missouri Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on May 22, 1863 at Vicksburg, Mississippi. His citation reads "Gallantry in the charge of the "volunteer storming party." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
Burial:
Sunset Cemetery
Quincy
Adams County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Division 8, Row 4
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Nov 22, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8113719
John O'Dea
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John O'Dea
Added by: Don Morfe
 
John O'Dea
Added by: Don Morfe
 
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- JustME.❤ ( Mellie )
 Added: May. 30, 2011
thank you sir
- muffin
 Added: Dec. 5, 2009
Thank you, Sir. Rest In Peace.
- Sarah Locklin Taylor
 Added: Jul. 4, 2009
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