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 John E. Clancy

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John E. Clancy

  • Birth 25 Oct 1869 New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
  • Death 11 Jul 1932
  • Burial Fort Riley, Geary County, Kansas, USA
  • Plot Section I Plot 5
  • Memorial ID 6403653

Indian Wars Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served during the Indian Wars as a Musician in Battery E, 1st United States Regular Artillery. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at Wounded Knee Creek, South Dakota on December 29, 1890. His citation reads "Twice voluntarily rescued wounded comrades under fire of the enemy". His Medal was awarded to him on January 23, 1892.

Bio by: Bill Walker

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  • Originally Created by: Bill Walker
  • Added: 9 May 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6403653
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John E. Clancy (25 Oct 1869–11 Jul 1932), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6403653, citing Fort Riley Post Cemetery, Fort Riley, Geary County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .