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 John Edward Anglin

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John Edward Anglin

  • Birth 6 Oct 1850 Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, USA
  • Death 6 Sep 1905 Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, USA
  • Burial South Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, USA
  • Memorial ID 7256168

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Cabin Boy in the Union Navy. His true name was John Anglin. His citation reads "Served on board the USS Pontoosuc during the capture of Fort Fisher and Wilmington, 24 December 1864 to 22 January 1865. Carrying out his duties faithfully during this period, C.B. Angling was recommended for gallantry and skill and for his cool courgage while under the fire of the enemy throughout these various actions."

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  • Originally Created by: Don Morfe
  • Added: 12 Mar 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7256168
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John Edward Anglin (6 Oct 1850–6 Sep 1905), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7256168, citing Calvary Cemetery, South Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .