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Jacob Cart

  • Birth 1843 Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 24 Apr 1882 Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Memorial ID 7202163

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was a Sergeant in the Union Army. He was awarded the Medal of Honor as a Private in Company A, 7th Pennsylvania Reserve Corps, for action on December 13, 1862 at Fredericksburg, Virginia. His citation reads "Capture of flag of 19th Georgia Infantry (C.S.A.), wresting it from the hands of the color bearer."

Bio by: Don Morfe


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Don Morfe
  • Added: 21 Feb 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7202163
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jacob Cart (1843–24 Apr 1882), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7202163, citing Ashland Cemetery, Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .