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Hiram Seymour Hall
Birth: Sep. 26, 1835
Barkersville
Saratoga County
New York, USA
Death: Jul. 1, 1908
Kansas City
Jackson County
Missouri, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General, Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served during the Civil War first as a 2nd Lieutenant in Company G, 27th New York Volunteer Infantry, then as Captain on Company F, 121st New York Volunteer Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at two separate occasions - the June 27, 1862 Battle of Gaines Mill, Virginia, and at Rappahannock Station, Virginia on November 7, 1863. His citation reads "Although wounded at Gaines Mill, Va., he remained on duty and participated in the battle with his company. At Rappahannock Station, Va., while acting as aide, rendered gallant and prompt assistance in reforming the regiments inside the enemy's works". His Medal was awarded to him on August 17, 1891. Later in the war he served as Lieutenant Colonel of the 43rd United States Colored Troops, and was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "gallant and meritorious services in the assault on the enemy's works at the mine before Petersburg, Va" (an action where he was wounded and lost his right arm as a result). 
 
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 Spouse:
  Augusta J. Galentine Hall (1842 - 1927)*
 
 Children:
  Clarence Seymour Hall (1868 - 1922)*
  Harry B. Hall (1869 - 1891)*
  Augusta J. Hall Kemper (1880 - 1940)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Lawrence
Douglas County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Section 8, Lot 96
 
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Record added: May 09, 2002
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Thank you, General for your service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Jul. 1, 2016
May God's light shine upon you for all eternity.
- Betty Washington Chapter NSDAR
 Added: May. 12, 2015

- Rebecca Marden
 Added: Jan. 1, 2015
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