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Arthur Harrison Wilson
Birth: Aug. 17, 1879
Springfield
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 15, 1953
Laguna Vista
Cameron County
Texas, USA

Philippine Insurrection Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Wilson served as a Second Lieutenant, 6th United States Cavalry. He was awarded his medal for service at Patian Island, Philippine Islands, on July 4, 1909. His citation reads-While in action against hostile Moros, when, it being necessary to secure a mountain gun in position by rope and tackle, voluntarily with the assistance of an enlisted man, carried the rope forward and fastened it, being all the time under heavy fire of the enemy at short range. 
 
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 Parents:
  Bluford Wilson (1841 - 1924)
  Alice Warren Mather Wilson (1845 - 1909)
 
 Spouse:
  Helen Brooks Wilson (1884 - 1950)*
 
 Children:
  Anne Queen Wilson Ginn (1908 - 1992)*
  Bluford Wilson (1911 - 1912)*
  Arthur Harrison Wilson (1912 - 2004)*
  Henry Brooks Wilson (1915 - 2010)*
 
 Siblings:
  Jessie Blanche Wilson Warren (1871 - 1933)*
  Lucy Wilson Dickerman (1877 - 1955)*
  Bluford Wilson (1879 - 1901)*
  Arthur Harrison Wilson (1879 - 1953)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Ridge Cemetery
Springfield
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Block 7, 264
 
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Record added: Sep 15, 2003
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Colonel Arthur Harrison Wilson, CMOH , Graduate od the USMA West Point, Orange County, New York
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie, Historian
 Added: Jul. 1, 2016

- Mary Alequin
 Added: Oct. 22, 2015

- Alys from England
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