John J.H. Kelly

John J.H. Kelly

Birth
Schuyler County, Illinois, USA
Death 4 Feb 1907 (aged 56)
Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Burial Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Plot Block 25, Lot 41
Memorial ID 8113868 · View Source
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Indian Campaigns Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Corporal in the United States Army in Company I, 5th US Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on September 9, 1874 at Upper Wichita River, Texas. His citation reads "Gallantry in action."

Bio by: Don Morfe


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  • Originally Created by: Don Morfe
  • Added: 22 Nov 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 8113868
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John J.H. Kelly (27 Dec 1850–4 Feb 1907), Find a Grave Memorial no. 8113868, citing Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .