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John Calvin Curtis
Birth: Apr. 19, 1845
Death: Jan. 17, 1917

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a First Lieutenant in the Union Army. He was awarded the Medal of Honor as a Sergeant Major in the 9th Connecticut Infantry for action on August 5, 1862 at Baton Rouge, Louisiana. His citation reads "Voluntarily sought the line of battle and alone and unaided captured two prisoners, driving them before him to regimental headquarters at the point of the bayonet." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
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 Children:
  Victor Stuart Curtis (1871 - 1925)*
  Henry Sanford Curtis (1874 - 1954)*
  John K Curtis (1877 - 1967)*
  Vera Curtis (1879 - 1962)*
  Sarah Curtis Maugham (1886 - 1957)*
  Eliot Robertson Curtis (1890 - 1966)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mountain Grove Cemetery and Mausoleum
Bridgeport
Fairfield County
Connecticut, USA
Plot: Section 11, Lot 152
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Aug 15, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7766200
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