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Francis W. Lohnes

  • Birth 1840 Oneida County, New York, USA
  • Death 18 Sep 1889 Shubert, Richardson County, Nebraska, USA
  • Burial Verdon, Richardson County, Nebraska, USA
  • Memorial ID 6404323

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served during the Civil War as a Private in Company H, 1st Nebraska Veteran Volunteer Cavalry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at Gilmans Ranch, Nebraska on May 12, 1865. His citation reads simply "Gallantry in defending Government property against Indians". His Medal was awarded to him on July 24, 1865.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Bill Walker
  • Added: 9 May 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6404323
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Francis W. Lohnes (1840–18 Sep 1889), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6404323, citing Maple Grove Cemetery, Verdon, Richardson County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .