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John Kennedy
Birth: May 14, 1834
Cavan
County Cavan, Ireland
Death: Sep. 28, 1910
Laurel
Prince George's County
Maryland, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Private in Company M, 2nd US Artillery. At Trevilian Station, Virginia, June 11, 1864, he remained at his gun, resisting the advancing Confederate cavalry, until the retreat of his detachment was secured. For courage in the face of the enemy, he was awarded the Medal of Honor on August 19, 1892. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Oakland Cemetery
Little Rock
Pulaski County
Arkansas, USA
Plot: Willow Lot 298
GPS (lat/lon): 34.43731, -92.15465
 
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Record added: Jun 04, 2000
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John Kennedy
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Another Irish hero. May he rest in Peace
- Jim Kelly
 Added: Jul. 28, 2014

- David Wend
 Added: May. 14, 2014
Thanks for your bravery!RIP sir!!!!!!!
- karl anglin
 Added: Nov. 22, 2013
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