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CPT Elihu Harlam Mason
Birth: Mar. 23, 1831
Richmond
Wayne County
Indiana, USA
Death: Sep. 24, 1896
Pemberville
Wood County
Ohio, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Sergeant in Company K, 21st 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 March 25, 1863 and later achieved the rank of Captain. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 

Cause of death: cancer 
Inscription:
1st Lt, Co. B, 21st Ohio Infantry, Medal of Honor, Andrew's Raider
 
Burial:
Pemberville Cemetery
Pemberville
Wood County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Lot 193, Center section
GPS (lat/lon): 41.39565, -83.49232
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jan 21, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 19685
CPT Elihu Harlam Mason
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
 
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