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David P. Casey
Birth: 1842, Ireland
Death: Jan. 4, 1893
Whitinsville
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was a prisoner of war. He served as a Corporal in the Union Army in Company C, 25th Massachusetts Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on June 3, 1864 at Cold Harbor, Virginia. His citation reads "Two color bearers having been shot dead one after the other, the last one far in advance of his regiment and close to the enemy's lines, this soldier rushed forward, and, under a galling fire, after removing the dead body of the bearer therefrom, secured the flag and returned with it to the Union lines." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
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 Parents:
  John Casey (1808 - 1903)
  Ellen Congdon Casey (1818 - 1905)
 
 Spouse:
  Bridget Burns Casey (1846 - 1920)
 
 Children:
  Mary Casey (1870 - 1941)*
  Richard David Casey (1880 - 1933)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Patricks Cemetery
Northbridge
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Calvary Section
GPS (lat/lon): 42.12935, -71.64559
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Dec 21, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8198473
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