Richard J. Curran - Rochester, NY
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Quick Description: Medal of Honor recipient Richard J. Curran is buried in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Rochester, NY. He was born Jan 4, 1838 and died Jan. 1, 1915.
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 5/25/2011 6:03:50 PM
Waymark Code: WMBJAB
Rank and Organization: Assistant Surgeon, 33d New York Infantry. Place and Date: At Antietam, Md., 17 September 1862.
Entered Service At: Seneca Falls, N.Y.
Born: 4 January 1838, Ireland.
Date of Issue: 30 March 1898.
Voluntarily exposed himself to great danger by going to the fighting line there succoring the wounded and helpless and conducting them to the field hospital. (visit link