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Joseph Keele
Birth: Aug. 1, 1840
Death: Oct. 16, 1906

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was a Captain in the Union Army. He was awarded the Medal of Honor as a Sergeant Major in the 182d New York Infantry for action on May 23, 1864 at North Anna River, Virginia. His citation reads "Voluntarily and at the risk of his life carried orders to the brigade commander, which resulted in saving the works his regiment was defending." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
Burial:
Bayview-New York Bay Cemetery
Jersey City
Hudson County
New Jersey, USA
Plot: Morningstar Section, Lot 426
 
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Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Feb 19, 2003
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Joseph Keele
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