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Oliver Albert O'Brien
Birth: 1839
Death: Oct. 1, 1894

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served in the Union Navy. His citation reads "Served as coxswain on board the U.S. sloop John Adams, Sullivan's Island Channel, 28 November 1864. Taking part in the boarding of the blockade runner Beatrice while under heavy enemy fire from Fort Moultrie, O'Brien, who was in charge of one of the boarding launches, carried out his duties with prompt and energetic conduct. This action resulted in the firing of the Beatrice and the capture of a quanity of supplies from her." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Gloucester
Essex County
Massachusetts, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Dec 04, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8154823
Oliver Albert O'Brien
Added by: Don Morfe
 
Oliver Albert O'Brien
Added by: Don Morfe
 
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