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Michael Burke
Birth: 1844
Death: Feb. 3, 1878

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. His true name was Michael Burke. He served as a Private in the Union Army in Company D, 125th New York Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on May 12, 1864 at Spotsylvania, Virginia. His citation read "Capture of flag, seizing it as his regiment advanced over the enemy's works. He received a bullet wound in the chest while capturing the flag." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
Burial:
Saint Marys Cemetery
Troy
Rensselaer County
New York, USA
Plot: Section 8, Lot 705
 
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Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Jan 17, 2004
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Michael Burke
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