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McAdams, Peter b. April 21, 1834 d. September 29, 1926 Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was a Second Lietuenant in the Union Army. He was awarded the Medal of Honor as a Corporal in Company A, 98th Pennsylvania Infantry for action on May 3 1863 at Salem Heights, Virginia. His citation reads "Went 250 yards in front of his regiment toward the position of the enemy and, under fire, brought within the lines a wounded and unconscious comrade." (Bio by: Don Morfe) Saint John the Baptist Catholic Church Cemetery, Manayunk, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA Plot: Section F, Range 2, Tier East, Square XXII