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Pvt Edward Pengally

Pvt Edward Pengally

Birth
England
Death 25 Nov 1874 (aged 49–50)
Burial Fort Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, USA
Plot Section G, site 3032
Memorial ID 12021 · View Source
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Indian Wars Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Born at Devonshire, England, in 1824, he served as a Private in Company B, 8th U.S. Cavalry. At the Chiricahua Mountains, Arizona, October 20, 1869, Private Pengally with a group of fellow troopers held off a band of attacking Apache Indians at Rocky Mesa. For gallantry in action, he was awarded the Medal of Honor on February 14, 1870.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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Medal of Honor; Private, Company G, 8 U.S. Cavalry, Indian Wars


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  • Added: 31 Aug 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12021
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Edward Pengally (1824–25 Nov 1874), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12021, citing Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery, Fort Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .