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Richard Henry Seward
Birth: Oct. 10, 1840
York County
Maine, USA
Death: May 30, 1899
York County
Maine, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was in the Union Navy. His true name was Richard Henry Seaward. His citation reads "Served as paymaster's steward on board the USS Commodore, November 1863. Carrying out his duties courageously, Seward "volunteered to go on the field amidst a heavy fire to recover the bodies of two soldiers which he brought off with the aid of others; a second instance of personal valor within a fortnight." Promoted to acting master's mate." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
First Christian Church Cemetery
Kittery Point
York County
Maine, USA
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Mar 12, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7256141
Richard Henry Seward
Added by: Don Morfe
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Thank you, Sailor for your gallant service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: May. 30, 2016

- Robert Saulino, Sr.
 Added: May. 30, 2015

- James Snow
 Added: May. 30, 2015
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