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John R. Norton
Birth: 1838
Ontario County
New York, USA
Death: Sep. 19, 1867
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Second Lieutenant in the Union Army in Company M, 1st New York (Lincoln) Cavalry.

He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on April 6, 1865 at Deatonsville (Sailor's Creek), Virginia.
His citation reads "Capture of flag."
 (bio by: Don Morfe) 
Family links: 
  Myron H. Norton (1814 - 1887)
  Sarah S. Norton (1816 - 1888)
Forest Home Cemetery
Montcalm County
Michigan, USA
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Sep 30, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7938085
John R. Norton
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John R. Norton
Added by: John C. Anderson
John R. Norton
Added by: Don Morfe
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Thank you, Lieutenant for your gallant service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Sep. 19, 2016

- Charlene MacKersie Sloan
 Added: Oct. 19, 2014
- Ceme-Terry Photographer
 Added: Nov. 15, 2012
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