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 James Hilbrands Burbank

James Hilbrands Burbank

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Stavoren, Sudwest Fryslan Municipality, Friesland, Netherlands
Death 15 Feb 1911 (aged 73)
Miltonvale, Cloud County, Kansas, USA
Burial Miltonvale, Cloud County, Kansas, USA
Memorial ID 6403870 · View Source
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Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Born in Holland, he served as a Sergeant in Company K, 4th Rhode Island Infantry, Union Army. On the Blackwater River, Franklin, Virginia, October 3, 1862, while detached to the Union gunboat Barney, Sergeant Burbank repelled Confederate shore batteries with great courage. For Gallantry in action, he was awarded the Medal of Honor on July 27, 1896.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Find A Grave Memorial 6403870
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Hilbrands Burbank (5 Jan 1838–15 Feb 1911), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6403870, citing Miltonvale Cemetery, Miltonvale, Cloud County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .