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Capt Joel Huntington Lyman

Capt Joel Huntington Lyman

Birth
Randolph, Cattaraugus County, New York, USA
Death 4 May 1922 (aged 76)
Randolph, Cattaraugus County, New York, USA
Burial Randolph, Cattaraugus County, New York, USA
Plot Section D
Memorial ID 8274457 · 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 awarded the Medal of Honor as a Quartermaster Sergeant in Company B, 9th New York Cavalry for action on September 19, 1864 at Winchester, Virginia. His citation reads "In an attempt to capture a Confederate flag, he captured one of the enemy's officers and bought him within the lines."

Bio by: Don Morfe


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  • Originally Created by: Don Morfe
  • Added: 13 Jan 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8274457
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Capt Joel Huntington Lyman (11 May 1845–4 May 1922), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8274457, citing Randolph Cemetery, Randolph, Cattaraugus County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .