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McDONALD, JOHN

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Was severely wounded while endeavoring, at the risk of his life, to carry to a place of safety a wounded and helpless comrade.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Private Company E, 20th Illinois Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1862 Lancaster, Fairfield County, Ohio

Citation

Was severely wounded while endeavoring, at the risk of his life, to carry to a place of safety a wounded and helpless comrade.