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John W. Mostoller-Stoystown, PA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe
N 40° 06.006 W 078° 57.528
17T E 673987 N 4440864
Quick Description: Civil War Medal of Honor Recipient for action at Lynchburg, VA on June 18, 1864. He is buried in Odd Fellows Cemetery, Stoystown, PA in Section 3, Grave 34.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 1/7/2019 1:44:24 PM
Waymark Code: WMZV7Y
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Long Description:
He was born on January 14, 1843 in Stoystown, PA and died on December 5, 1925 in Quemahoning Township, PA. His Medal of Honor information and citation is: MOSTOLLER, JOHN W.
• Rank and organization: Private, Company B, 54th Pennsylvania Infantry
• Place and date: At Lynchburg, Va., 18 June 1864
• Date of issue: 27 December 1894
Citation: Voluntarily led a charge on a Confederate battery (the officers of the company being disabled) and compelled its hasty removal.
Armed Service: Army

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