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Lieut Patrick Irwin

Lieut Patrick Irwin

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Death 6 Feb 1910 (aged 70–71)
Burial Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Michigan, USA
Plot Section 5, lot 18
Memorial ID 27784265 · View Source
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Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a First Lieutenant in the Union Army. He was awarded the Medal of Honor as a First Sergeant in Company H, 14th Michigan Infantry for action on September 1, 1864 at Jonesboro, Georgia. His citation reads "In a charge by the 14th Michigan Infantry against the entrenched enemy, Irwin was the first man over the line of works of the enemy, and demanded and received the surrender of Confederate Gen. Daviel Govan and his command."

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Medal of Honor 1st Lieut 14 Mich Inf


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  • Created by: Honoring our Ancestors
  • Added: 24 Jun 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 27784265
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lieut Patrick Irwin (1839–6 Feb 1910), Find A Grave Memorial no. 27784265, citing Saint Thomas Catholic Cemetery, Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Honoring our Ancestors (contributor 46844300) .