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Arthur Harrison Wilson
Birth: Aug. 17, 1881
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 .  (bio by: K) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Helen Brooks Wilson (1884 - 1950)*
 
 Children:
  Anne W Ginn (1908 - 1992)*
  Arthur H Wilson (1912 - 2004)*
  Henry Brooks Wilson (1915 - 2010)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Ridge Cemetery
Springfield
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA
 
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Record added: Sep 15, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7870068
Arthur Harrison Wilson
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