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Richard J. Gage
Birth: 1842
Death: Apr. 28, 1903

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was served as a Private in the Union Army in Company D, 104th Illinois Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on July 2, 1863 at Elk River, Tennessee. His citation reads "Voluntarily joined a small party that, under a heavy fire, captured a stockade and saved the bridge." Note: The current name of Maxton Cemetery is Woodside-Brookfield Township. (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
Burial:
Woodside Cemetery
Seneca
LaSalle County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Nov 22, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8113841
Richard J. Gage
Added by: Don Morfe
 
Richard J. Gage
Added by: Don Morfe
 
Richard J. Gage
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Rest in Peace Great- Grandfather.
- Betty
 Added: Dec. 1, 2013
Listed as age 18 on the 1860 Brookfield, La Salle, Illinois census with Jessie Gage, age 60 and Sophia Gage, age 56 --all born in New Hampshire --
-Anonymous
 Added: Jun. 26, 2012

- Satoris LeFier
 Added: Apr. 28, 2010
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