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Sgt Thomas Plunkett
Birth: 1841
Death: Mar. 10, 1885

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Sergeant in the Union Army in Company E, 21st Massachusetts Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on December 11, 1862 at Fredericksburg, Virginia. His citation reads "Seized the colors of his regiment, the color bearer having been shot down, and bore them to the front where both his arms were carried off by a shell." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
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  Thomas W. Plunkett*
 
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Burial:
Hope Cemetery
Worcester
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Section 43, Lot 2501
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Dec 22, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8201770
Sgt Thomas Plunkett
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Sgt Thomas Plunkett
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