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Arthur Medworth Ferguson
Birth: Dec. 11, 1877
Death: Feb. 20, 1923

Philippine Insurrection Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a First Lieutenant, 36th Infantry, United States Volunteers. He was awarded his medal for service Near Porac, Luzon, Philippine Islands, on September 28, 1899, during the Philippine Insurrection. His citation reads "Charged alone a body of the enemy and captured a captain". He was awarded the CMOH on March 8, 1902. He was the recipient of the Distinguished Service Cross. He also served in the Mexican Border Campaign and World War I. He he was assigned to the War Department as an assistant adjutant general of the Army, in charge of enlisted personnel. He later served as Secretary, General Service Schools, Fort Leavenworth. His work there still affects the Army today, as it was here he was instrumental in organizing the books division of the Fort Leavenworth schools, which publishes military textbooks for Army officers. He died unexpectedly following a hernia operation. The National Guard facility at Burlington is dedicated in memory of his service to the State of Kansas as the Ferguson Memorial Armory. 
 
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  Laura Magill Kinzie Ferguson (1862 - 1918)
  Sarah Maddocks Ferguson (1889 - 1973)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 3, Lot 4016
 
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Record added: Sep 04, 2003
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