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Edward Ringold
Birth: 1827
Baltimore City
Maryland, USA
Death: Oct. 14, 1864, At Sea

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was born in Baltimore, Maryland. He entered the Union Navy in Maryland. His citation reads "Served as coxswain on board the USS Wabash in the engagement at Pocataligo,SC, 22 October 1862. Soliciting permission to accompany the howitzer corps and performing his duty with such gallanry and presence of mind as to attract the attention of all around him. Ringold, knowing there was a scarcity of ammunition, went through the whole line of fire with his shirt slung over his shoulder filled with fixed ammunition which he had brought from two miles to the rear of the lines." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
Body lost or destroyed
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Jan 14, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13025760

Awarded under G.O. No.17; 10 July 1863
- Wagon Master
 Added: Feb. 9, 2017
Thank you, Sailor for your gallant service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Oct. 14, 2016

- Mellissa Lake Co. Illinois
 Added: Oct. 14, 2016
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