11 juillet 2011

Lewis TACY (1835-1920)

(Photo Elena, Belchertown, MA)

Birth: Nov. 5, 1835
Clintonville (Clinton County)
Clinton County
New York, USADeath: Jan. 4, 1920
South Hadley Falls
Hampshire County
Massachusetts, USA
''Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Private in the Union Army in Company A, 1st New Jersey Volunteer Cavalry under the alias of "Lewis Locke". He entered the service at Jersey City, New Jersey. He was awarded the CMOH for action on April 5, 1865 at Paines Crossroads, Virginia. The medal was issued on May 3, 1865. His citation reads "Capture of a Confederate flag." (bio by: Don Morfe)


Burial:
Saint Mary Cemetery
Northampton
Hampshire County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: South Section, Range 31, Lot 9, Grave 2
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Aug 31, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11657137

GENEALOGY
Lewis TACY

Amable TESSIER et Rose LUCK
Joseph TESSIER et Marie RENAUD
François TESSIER et Geneviève HOSTAIN-MARINEAU
Paul TESSIER et Madeleine FAVREAU
Paul TESSIER et Madeleine CLOUTIER
Urbain TESSIER et Marie ARCHAMBAULT

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