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 William G. Cubberly

William G. Cubberly

Birth
Butler County, Ohio, USA
Death 27 Jul 1919 (aged 71)
Burial Lyonsville, Fayette County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 7878878 · View Source
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Indian Campaigns Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Private in the United States Army in Company L, 8th US Cavalry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on May 30, 1868 at San Carlos, Arizona. His citation reads "With two other men he volunterred to search for a wagon passage out of a 4,000 foot valley wherein an infantry column was immobile. This small group passed six miles among hostile Apache terrain finding the sought passage. On their return trip down the canyon they were attacked by Apache, who were successfully held at bay."

Bio by: Don Morfe


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  • Originally Created by: Don Morfe
  • Added: 19 Sep 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7878878
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William G. Cubberly (26 Nov 1847–27 Jul 1919), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7878878, citing Union Cemetery, Lyonsville, Fayette County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .