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Matthew Bickford
Birth: Apr. 10, 1839
Peoria County
Illinois, USA
Death: Apr. 18, 1918
Whatcom County
Washington, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served in the Civil War as a Corporal in Company G, 8th Missouri Volunteer Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at Vicksburg, Mississippi on May 22, 1863. His citation reads “Gallantry in the charge of the "volunteer storming party." His Medal was issued on August 31, 1894. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
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  Maurice Albert Bickford (1877 - 1944)*
 
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Note: aged 79
 
Burial:
Bayview Cemetery
Bellingham
Whatcom County
Washington, USA
Plot: Section M, Lot 920, Grave 1
 
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Record added: Apr 17, 2001
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God Bless You Matthew!
- Ed Bickford
 Added: May. 15, 2014

- Rebecca Marden
 Added: Nov. 19, 2012
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- O'KC
 Added: Aug. 20, 2012
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