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Lieut John Galloway
Birth: 1843
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: May 23, 1904
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served in the Civil War as Commissary Sergeant of the 8th Pennsylvania Volunteer Cavalry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at Farmville, Virginia on April 7, 1865. His citation reads "His regiment being surprised and nearly overwhelmed, he dashed forward under a heavy fire, reached the right of the regiment, where the danger was greatest, rallied the men and prevented a disaster that was imminent". His Medal was issued on October 30, 1897. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
Mount Moriah Cemetery
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
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Record added: Apr 24, 2001
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