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Stephen Edwin Chandler
Birth: Nov. 20, 1841
Battle Creek
Calhoun County
Michigan, USA
Death: Feb. 1, 1919
Minneapolis
Hennepin County
Minnesota, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal Of Honor Recipient. He served during the Civil War as the Quartermaster Sergeant of the 24th New York Volunteer Cavalry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at Amelia Springs, Virginia on April 5, 1865. His citation reads "Under severe fire of the enemy and of the troops in retreat, went between the lines to the assistance of a wounded and helpless comrade, and rescued him from death or capture". His Medal was awarded to him on April 4, 1898. (bio by: Russ) 
 
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 Spouses:
  Mary Amelia Valentine Gill Chandler (1847 - 1882)*
  Harriet M Chandler (1857 - 1929)*
 
 Children:
  Edna M. Chandler (1871 - 1950)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lakewood Cemetery
Minneapolis
Hennepin County
Minnesota, USA
Plot: Section 6, Lot 100, Grave 2
GPS (lat/lon): 44.93477, -93.30199
 
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Originally Created by: Sgt. Rock
Record added: Mar 16, 2003
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Honoring your heroism and service for the preservation of the Union
- Wagon Master
 Added: Mar. 1, 2017
Thank you, Quartermaster Sergeant for your gallant service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Feb. 1, 2017

- Alan Brownsten
 Added: Feb. 1, 2017
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