William Harris

William Harris

Birth
Madison County, Kentucky, USA
Death 1878 (aged 27–28)
Berea, Madison County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Nicholasville, Jessamine County, Kentucky, USA
Plot Section U, Grave 3
Memorial ID 7743502 · View Source
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Indian Campaigns Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Private in Company D, 7th US Calvary. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on June 25, 1876 at the Little Big Horn River, Montana. His citation reads "Voluntarily brought water to the wounded under fire of the enemy."

Bio by: Don Morfe


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Don Morfe
  • Added: 7 Aug 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7743502
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Harris (1850–1878), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7743502, citing Camp Nelson National Cemetery, Nicholasville, Jessamine County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .