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 Warren Carman

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Warren Carman Famous memorial

Birth
Avon, Livingston County, New York, USA
Death
17 Oct 1894 (aged 49)
Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA
Burial
Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA
Plot
Range 3, plot 223
Memorial ID
5497555 View Source

Civil War Medal of Honor Recipient. He was 19 years old when he enlisted in the Union Army, being mustered in as a Private in Company H, 1st New York Volunteer Cavalry (known as the "Lincoln Cavalry") on September 7, 1864. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery in the cavalry engagement at Waynesboro, Virginia on March 2, 1865. His citation reads simply "Capture of flag and several prisoners". Awarded the Medal on March 26, 1865, he was one of thirteen soldiers to garner the CMOH for their bravery during the battle, which saw forces under General George A. Custer capture over 1,800 Confederate officers and men and 14 pieces of artillery. Private Carman served through the end of the war, and was honorably mustered out on June 6, 1865 at Alexandria, Virginia. After the war he was a printer in Rochester, New York.

Civil War Medal of Honor Recipient. He was 19 years old when he enlisted in the Union Army, being mustered in as a Private in Company H, 1st New York Volunteer Cavalry (known as the "Lincoln Cavalry") on September 7, 1864. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery in the cavalry engagement at Waynesboro, Virginia on March 2, 1865. His citation reads simply "Capture of flag and several prisoners". Awarded the Medal on March 26, 1865, he was one of thirteen soldiers to garner the CMOH for their bravery during the battle, which saw forces under General George A. Custer capture over 1,800 Confederate officers and men and 14 pieces of artillery. Private Carman served through the end of the war, and was honorably mustered out on June 6, 1865 at Alexandria, Virginia. After the war he was a printer in Rochester, New York.

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Alan Ladd
  • Added: 31 May 2001
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 5497555
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/5497555/warren-carman: accessed ), memorial page for Warren Carman (16 Mar 1845–17 Oct 1894), Find a Grave Memorial ID 5497555, citing Mount Hope Cemetery, Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA; Maintained by Find a Grave.