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Henry Blanchard FREEMAN

American Henry Blanchard FREEMAN

American soldier who received the Medal of Honor for valor during the American Civil War

Source :  Tim DOWLING

Born: on January 17, 1837 in Mount Vernon, Ohio, USA
Died: on October 16, 1915 in Douglas, Wyoming, USA


Biography

Freeman served in the American Civil War in the 18th Infantry Regiment for the Union Army. He received the Medal of Honor on February 17, 1894 for his actions at the Battle of Stones River.

A transport ship, the USS General H. B. Freeman (AP-143), was named in his honor.

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