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 William Young Warren Ripley

William Young Warren Ripley

Birth
Middlebury, Addison County, Vermont, USA
Death 16 Dec 1905 (aged 72)
Rutland, Rutland County, Vermont, USA
Burial Rutland, Rutland County, Vermont, USA
Plot Ripley Circle, north of Sec. 28
Memorial ID 22689 · View Source
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Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served in the Civil War as Lieutenant Colonel of the 1st United States Sharpshooters. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at the Battle of Malvern Hill, Virginia on July 1, 1862. His citation reads "At a critical moment brought up two regiments, which he led against the enemy himself, being severely wounded". His Medal was issued on March 11, 1893.

Bio by: Russ Dodge



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  • Added: 11 Jun 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 22689
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Young Warren Ripley (31 Dec 1832–16 Dec 1905), Find A Grave Memorial no. 22689, citing Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, Rutland County, Vermont, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .