James Dunne

James Dunne

Birth
Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA
Death 13 Feb 1915 (aged 74)
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Burial Evanston, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Plot Section Y, Lot 16
Memorial ID 8087214 · View Source
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Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Corporal in the Union Army in the Chicago Mercantile Battery, Illinois Light Artillery. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on May 22, 1863 at Vicksburg, Mississippi. His citation reads "Carried with others by hand a cannon up to and fired it through an embrasure of the enemy's works."

Bio by: Don Morfe


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Don Morfe
  • Added: 14 Nov 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8087214
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Dunne (26 Dec 1840–13 Feb 1915), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8087214, citing Calvary Cemetery, Evanston, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .