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James Drury
Birth: Aug. 15, 1835
Death: Dec. 25, 1919
Lovilia
Monroe County
Iowa, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served during the Civil War as a Sergeant in Company C, 4th Vermont Volunteer Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery in action at The First Battle of Weldon Railroad, Virginia on June 23, 1864. His citation reads "He saved the colors of his regiment when it was surrounded by a much larger force of the enemy, and after the greater part of the regiment had been killed or captured." (bio by: Kent Kooi) 
 
Burial:
Woodlawn Cemetery
Lovilia
Monroe County
Iowa, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Kent Kooi
Record added: Jan 11, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7073174
James Drury
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James Drury
Added by: Kent Kooi
 
James Drury
Added by: Kent Kooi
 
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