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Chase, John F. b. April 23, 1843 d. November 28, 1914 Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served in the Civil War first as a Private, then as a Sergeant in the 5th Battery, Maine Volunteer Light Artillery. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at the Battle of Chancellorsville, Virginia on May 3, 1863. His citation reads "Nearly all the officers and men of the battery having been killed or wounded, this soldier with a comrade continued to fire his gun after the guns had ceased. The piece was then dragged off by the two, the horses...[Read More] (Bio by: Russ Dodge) Saint Bartholomew Episcopal Cemetery, Saint Petersburg, Pinellas County, Florida, USA