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Benjamin Thackrah
Birth: Aug. 13, 1845
Death: May 20, 1912

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Private in the Union Army in Company H, 115th New York Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on April 1, 1864 near Fort Gates, Florida. His citation reads "Was a volunteer in the surprise and capture of rhe enemy's picket." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
Burial:
Saint Marys Cemetery
Fort Johnson
Montgomery County
New York, USA
Plot: Section 7, Lot 33
 
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Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Jan 01, 2004
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Benjamin Thackrah
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Benjamin Thackrah
Added by: Don Morfe
 
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