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William Foster
Birth: 1832, England
Death: Jul. 16, 1880
San Francisco
San Francisco County
California, USA

Indian Wars Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served in the Wars with the Plains Indians as a Sergeant in Company F, 4th United States Regular Cavalry. He received the Congressional Medal of Honor for bravery at Red River, Texas, on September 29, 1872. His citation reads "Gallantry in action". (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
San Francisco National Cemetery
San Francisco
San Francisco County
California, USA
Plot: WS-187
 
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Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: May 15, 2003
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William Foster
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
 
William Foster
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
 
William Foster
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