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James W. Verney
Birth: Jan. 17, 1834
Sagadahoc County
Maine, USA
Death: Nov. 29, 1902
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served in the Union Navy. His citation reads "Served as chief quartermaster on board the USS Pontoosuc during the capture of Fort Fisher and Wilmington, 24 December 1864 to 22 February 1865. Carrying out his duties faithfully throughout this period, Verney was recommended for gallantry and skill and for his cool courage while under fire of the enemy throughout these variouis actions."  (bio by: Don Morfe) 
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  Sarah Abigail Nowell Verney (1841 - 1919)
  James W. Verney (1834 - 1902)
  Margaret Smart Stearns Turner (1858 - 1927)*
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Cedar Grove Cemetery
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Oak Hill Section, Lot 150
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Dec 03, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8150947
James W. Verney
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- Roses♥~
 Added: May. 27, 2017
Thank you, Sailor for your gallant service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Nov. 29, 2016
In honor of your November Angel Day Sir...
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 Added: Nov. 20, 2015
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