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Sgt Maj Thomas R. Hawkins

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Sgt Maj Thomas R. Hawkins

  • Birth 1840 Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA
  • Death 28 Feb 1870 Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA
  • Burial Hyattsville, Prince George's County, Maryland, USA
  • Memorial ID 7101904

Civil War Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as Sergeant Major in the US Army in the 6th US Colored Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action at Chapin's Farm, Virginia on September 29, 1864. His citation reads "Rescue of regimental colors."

Bio by: Don Morfe


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  • Originally Created by: Don Morfe
  • Added: 21 Jan 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7101904
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt Maj Thomas R. Hawkins (1840–28 Feb 1870), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7101904, citing National Harmony Memorial Park Cemetery, Hyattsville, Prince George's County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .