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John Harvey Fisher
Birth: Mar. 12, 1837
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Sep. 16, 1895
Longmont
Boulder County
Colorado, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served during the Civil War as First Lieutenant of Company B, 55th Illinois Volunteer Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at Vicksburg, Mississippi on May 22, 1863. His citation reads "Gallantry in the charge of the "volunteer storming party." His Medal was awarded to him on September 2, 1893. He was one of nine 55th Illinois Infantry soldiers to be awarded the Medal of Honor for bravery during the Civil War (the others being Corporal Robert M. Cox, Chaplain Milton L. Haney, Musician Orion P. Howe, Corporal James W. Larrabee, Private Robert A. Lower, Private Jerome Morford, Private Jacob Sandford and Corporal John Warden). (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
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 Parents:
  George W Fisher (1813 - 1880)
  Barbara Ann Williams Fisher (1816 - 1892)
 
 Spouse:
  Harriet L. Ingle Fisher (1848 - 1911)*
 
 Children:
  Ira M Fisher (1867 - 1920)*
  Irene Fisher (1868 - 1945)*
  Cora Fisher Wilson (1872 - 1950)*
  George William Fisher (1873 - 1939)*
  Eugene Malgane Fisher (1875 - 1933)*
  Ada Fisher Holmes (1880 - 1962)*
  Harriet Fisher (1890 - 1907)*
 
 Sibling:
  Amanda Fisher Williams (1835 - 1927)*
  John Harvey Fisher (1837 - 1895)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mountain View Cemetery
Longmont
Boulder County
Colorado, USA
Plot: Block 17, Lot 3E2, Space 3A.
 
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Originally Created by: Russ Dodge
Record added: Oct 18, 2002
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