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John Chowning Gresham
Birth: Sep. 25, 1851
Virginia, USA
Death: Sep. 2, 1926
San Diego
San Diego County
California, USA

Indian Campaigns Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Gresham served as a First Lieutenant, 7th United States Cavalry. He was awarded his medal for service at Wounded Knee Creek, South Dakota, on December 29, 1890. His citation reads-Voluntarily led a party into a ravine to dislodge Sioux Indians concealed therein. He was wounded during this action. (bio by: K) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Isabel Cass Gilbert Gresham (1862 - 1938)*
 
 Children:
  Katherine C Gresham (1881 - 1969)*
  Isabel Gresham Holliday (1885 - 1944)*
  Champion Gilbert Gresham (1894 - 1896)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
San Francisco National Cemetery
San Francisco
San Francisco County
California, USA
Plot: OS, Row 4-A, Site 5
GPS (lat/lon): 37.79967, -122.46366
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Sep 15, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7870024
John Chowning Gresham
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