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Joseph Davis

Joseph Davis

Medal of Honor recipient
Joseph Davis
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Intro Medal of Honor recipient
Was Soldier
From United States of America Wales
Type Military
Gender male
Birth 22 May 1838, Monmouth, United Kingdom
Death 22 May 1895, East Palestine, USA (aged 57 years)
Star sign Gemini
Awards
Medal of Honor  
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Biography

Corporal Joseph Davis (born May 22, 1838) was an American soldier who fought in the American Civil War. Davis received the country's highest award for bravery during combat, the Medal of Honor, for his action during the Second Battle of Franklin in Tennessee on 30 November 1864. He was honored with the award on 4 February 1865.

Biography

Davis was born in Monmouthshire, Wales on 22 May 1838. He enlisted into the 104th Ohio Infantry. His remains are interred at the Boatman Memorial Cemetery in Ohio.

Medal of Honor citation

Capture of flag.

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