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 Lee Nutting

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Lee Nutting

Birth
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Death 11 Jul 1908 (aged 70)
Bridgewater, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia, Canada
Burial Bridgewater, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia, Canada
Memorial ID 27856247 View Source
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Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Born in Orange County, New York, he served as a Captain of Company C, 61st New York Infantry, Union Army. In actions at Todds Tavern, Virginia, May 8, 1864, Captain Nutting led the regiment in charge at a critical moment under heavy Confederate fire until he fell wounded. For courage in the face of the enemy, he was awarded the Medal of Honor on August 21, 1893.

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Eamonn
  • Added: 26 Jun 2008
  • Find a Grave Memorial 27856247
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/27856247/lee-nutting : accessed ), memorial page for Lee Nutting (14 Oct 1837–11 Jul 1908), Find a Grave Memorial ID 27856247, citing Brookside Cemetery, Bridgewater, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia, Canada ; Maintained by Find A Grave .