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John S. Kountz
Birth: Mar. 25, 1845
Maumee
Lucas County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jun. 14, 1909
Toledo
Lucas County
Ohio, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Musician in the Union Army in Company G, 37th Ohio Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on November 25, 1863 at Missionary Ridge, Tennessee. His citation reads "Seized a musket and joined in the charge in which he was severely wounded." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
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  Agnes Dennison Kountz (1857 - 1923)*
 
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Burial:
Calvary Cemetery
Toledo
Lucas County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Section 11, Lot 12
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Feb 21, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8423764
John S. Kountz
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John S. Kountz
Added by: Don Morfe
 
John S. Kountz
Added by: Don Morfe
 
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- Alan Brownsten
 Added: Jun. 14, 2017
Honoring you on your birthday for your heroism at Missionary Ridge and your service, to the preservation of the Union.
- Wagon Master
 Added: Mar. 25, 2017
Thank you, Soldier for your gallant service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Jun. 14, 2016
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