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James Wiley
Birth: 1835
Death: Feb. 7, 1865
Andersonville
Sumter County
Georgia, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He died as a POW in the Confederate Prison at Andersonville, Georgia. He served as a Sergeant in the Union Army in Company B, 59th New York Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on July 3, 1863 at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. His citation reads "Capture of flag of a Georgia regiment." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
Burial:
Andersonville National Cemetery
Andersonville National Historic Site
Macon County
Georgia, USA
Plot: Section H, Grave 12607
 
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Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Aug 08, 2003
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Thank you for your service and sacrifice. You will not be forgotten...rest in peace.
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 Added: Jun. 28, 2016

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