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 John G. Buckner

John G. Buckner

Birth
Death 6 Feb 1968 (aged 73)
Burial Wilberforce, Greene County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 21232 · View Source
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African American veteran of the First World War. Buckner served with the famed 369th Colored Infantry Battalion. Henry Johnson, a member of this unit, if credited at the time of his exploits, would have been the first Medal of Honor winner of that war.

Bio by: Warrick L. Barrett


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  • Added: 13 Apr 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 21232
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John G. Buckner (15 Mar 1894–6 Feb 1968), Find A Grave Memorial no. 21232, citing Stevenson Cemetery, Wilberforce, Greene County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .