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Richard Willis Dewitt
Birth: Jun. 25, 1838
Death: Sep. 16, 1909

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Sergeant in the Union Army in Company D, 47th Ohio 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:
Oxford Cemetery
Oxford
Butler County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Section 51, Lot 22
 
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Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Feb 07, 2004
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Richard Willis Dewitt
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Richard Willis Dewitt
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Richard Willis Dewitt
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