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 Ulric Lyona Crocker

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Ulric Lyona Crocker

  • Birth 5 Sep 1843 Ohio, USA
  • Death 2 Feb 1913 Manchester, Dickinson County, Kansas, USA
  • Burial Jersey County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 7949478

Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Born in Vergennes, Ohio, he served as a Private in Company M, 6th Michigan Cavalry, Union Army. On October 19, 1864, during actions against Confederate forces at the Battle of Cedar Creek, Virginia, when Private Crocker's company overrun an enemy position he captured the flag of 18th Georgia Infantry. For gallantry in the face of the enemy, he was awarded the Medal of Honor on October 26, 1864. He died at age 69 in Medora, Illinois.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Originally Created by: Connie Nisinger
  • Added: 5 Oct 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7949478
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ulric Lyona Crocker (5 Sep 1843–2 Feb 1913), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7949478, citing Medora Cemetery, Jersey County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .