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 Henry M. Day

Henry M. Day

Birth
Death 26 Aug 1899 (aged 58)
Burial Lemay, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 18483 · View Source
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Civil War Union Army Soldier. Served as a Color Sergeant in the 39th Illinois Volunteer Infantry. His epitaph on his grave marker reads "Medal of Honor for planting the colors on Ft. Gregg between two contending armies, April 2, 1865. Fort Gregg was part of the Confederate fortifications at Petersburg, Virginia". However, he is not listed among the Official Medal of Honor Recipients by the United States Army.


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  • Added: 17 Nov 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 18483
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Henry M. Day (10 Feb 1841–26 Aug 1899), Find A Grave Memorial no. 18483, citing Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, Lemay, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .