Isaac Payne

Isaac Payne

Birth
Muzguiz, Múzquiz Municipality, Coahuila de Zaragoza, Mexico
Death 12 Jan 1904 (aged 49–50)
Muzguiz, Múzquiz Municipality, Coahuila de Zaragoza, Mexico
Burial Brackettville, Kinney County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 7416041 · View Source
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Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served in the United States Army, and he was from Fort Duncan, Texas. He was awarded his medal for action at Pecos River, Texas, on April 25, 1875, during the Indians Campaigns. With 3 other men, he participated in a charge against 25 hostiles while on a scouting Patrol. Isaac Payne, John Ward and Factor Pompey recieved the Award for rescuing their commanding officer Lt. John L. Bullis while sustaining heavy fire. They are three of four recepients who were in Seminole black scouts.

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  • Added: 5 May 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7416041
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Isaac Payne (1854–12 Jan 1904), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7416041, citing Seminole Indian Scout Cemetery, Brackettville, Kinney County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .