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 Horace Capron, Jr

Horace Capron, Jr

Birth
Laurel, Prince George's County, Maryland, USA
Death 6 Feb 1864 (aged 23–24)
North Carolina, USA
Burial Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, USA
Plot Prospect Hill, Lot 82
Memorial ID 8111868 · View Source
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Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a First Lieutenant in the Union Army. He was killed in action. He was awarded the Medal of Honor as a Sergeant in Company G, 8th Illinois Cavalry for action in June 1862 at Chickahominy and Ashland, Virginia. His citation reads "Gallantry in action."

Bio by: Don Morfe


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  • Originally Created by: Don Morfe
  • Added: 21 Nov 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8111868
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Horace Capron, Jr (1840–6 Feb 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8111868, citing Springdale Cemetery and Mausoleum, Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .