Buzzard, Ulysses Grant, SGT

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Last Rank
Sergeant (Infantry)
Last Service Branch
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1898-1899, 1st Battalion, 17th Infantry Regiment
Service Years
1898 - 1899

Sergeant (Infantry)

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This Military Service Page was created/owned by the Site Administrator to remember Buzzard, Ulysses Grant (MOH), SGT.
Contact Info
Home Town
Armstrong County, Pennsylvania
Last Address
Labangon, Cebu City, Philippines

Date of Passing
Aug 02, 1939
Location of Interment
Cebu City Veterans Memorial Park - Cebu City, Philippines
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 Military Association Memberships
Congressional Medal Of Honor SocietyMedal of Honor
  1898, Congressional Medal Of Honor Society
  1898, Medal of Honor [Verified] - Assoc. Page

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Last Known Activity

Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was born January 31, 1865 in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania and after entering the army he was sent to fight with Company C, 17th U.S. Infantry in the Spanish-American War. Gallantly assisted in the rescue of the wounded from in front of the lines and under heavy fire from the enemy. Awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor for the battle at El Caney, Cuba on July 1, 1898. He died at age 74 and was buried at San Nicolas (Veteran's Memorial Park) Cemetery in Cebu City, the Philippines.

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1st Battalion, 17th Infantry Regiment
  1898-1899, 1st Battalion, 17th Infantry Regiment
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  1898-1898 Spanish-American War
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