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 Alfred Ransbottom

Alfred Ransbottom

Birth
South Zanesville, Muskingum County, Ohio, USA
Death 14 Apr 1893 (aged 61–62)
Hamilton County, Ohio, USA
Burial Roseville, Muskingum County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 6413351 · View Source
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Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Born in South Zanesville, Ohio, he served as a First Sergeant in Company K, 97th Ohio Volunteer Infantry, Union Army. In the Battle of Franklin, Tennessee, November 30, 1864, during the assault on Confederate forces, First Sergeant Ransbottom in hand to hand combat, captured the flag of either the 2nd or 5th Missouri CSA. For bravery in the face of the enemy, he was awarded the Medal of Honor on February 4, 1865.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Originally Created by: Robert "Rob" Weller
  • Added: 13 May 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6413351
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Alfred Ransbottom (1831–14 Apr 1893), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6413351, citing Roseville Cemetery, Roseville, Muskingum County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .