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Nicholas Samuel Foran
Birth: Jun. 3, 1844
County Waterford, Ireland
Death: Sep. 29, 1927
Prescott
Yavapai County
Arizona, USA

Indian Wars Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served in the United States Army during the post-Civil War conflicts with the Plains Indians as a Private in Company L, 8th United States Cavalry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery in action from August to October, 1868. Awarded the Medal on July 24, 1869 with thirty-four other soldiers, his citation reads simply "Bravery in scouts and actions against Indians." After his military service he lived in Arizona and worked in the mining industry for over thirty-five years. 
 
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  Sarah E McMichael Foran (1849 - 1931)
 
Burial:
Prescott National Cemetery
Prescott
Yavapai County
Arizona, USA
Plot: Section 1A, Row B, Grave 54
GPS (lat/lon): 34.32819, -112.26859
 
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Record added: Jun 03, 2000
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Nicholas Samuel Foran
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