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PVT John E. Clopp

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PVT John E. Clopp

  • Birth 1845 Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 6 Apr 1866 Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Rockledge, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Plot Glenwood Section, Row 50, Grave 35
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  • Memorial ID 9700898

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He entered the service at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He served in the Union Army as a Private in Company F, 71th Pennsylvania Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for action on July 3, 1863 at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania and the CMOH was issued on February 2, 1865. His citation reads "Capture of flag of 9th Virginia Infantry (C.S.A.), wresting it from the color bearer."

Bio by: Don Morfe


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  • Originally Created by: Don Morfe
  • Added: 24 Oct 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9700898
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PVT John E. Clopp (1845–6 Apr 1866), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9700898, citing Lawnview Cemetery, Rockledge, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .