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PVT John Wollam
Birth: 1840
Butler County
Ohio, USA
Death: Sep. 27, 1890
Shawnee County
Kansas, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Private in Company C, 33rd Ohio Infantry, Union Army. In April 1862, he was one of the 22 men which included 2 civilians who penetrated nearly 200 miles south into Confederate enemy territory. There they captured a railroad train at Big Shanty, Georgia in an attempt to destroy the bridges and track between Chattanooga and Atlanta. For bravery in the face of the enemy, he was awarded the Medal of Honor on July 20, 1864. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
Family links: 
  Balser Wollam (1811 - 1891)
  Harriet Swager Wollam (1815 - 1876)
  Margaret Wollam Meacham (1836 - 1911)*
  John Wollam (1840 - 1890)
  Martha E. Woolam Marshman (1844 - 1912)*
  Albert Woolam (1846 - 1901)*
  Sarah Jane Wollam Hayhusk (1849 - 1900)*
  Mary A Wollam Colley (1850 - 1905)*
  Alice Woolam Gillespie (1854 - 1930)*
*Calculated relationship
Fairmount Cemetery
Jackson County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Lot 149 old Block
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jan 21, 2001
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PVT John Wollam
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