|James W. Larrabee|
|Died||December 30, 1907 (aged 67–68)|
|Place of birth||Rensselaer County, New York|
|Place of burial||Meriden, Illinois|
United States of America|
United States Army|
|Years of service||1861 - 1865|
|Unit||Company I, 55th Illinois Volunteer Infantry|
|Battles/wars||American Civil War|
|Awards||Medal of Honor|
Medal of Honor citation[edit | edit source]
Rank and organization: Corporal, Company I, 55th Illinois Infantry. Place and date: At Vicksburg, Miss., May 22, 1863. Entered service at: Mendota, Ill. Birth: Rensselaer County, N.Y. Date of issue: September 2, 1893.
Gallantry in the charge of the "volunteer storming party."
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References[edit | edit source]
- This article incorporates public domain material from websites or documents of the United States Army Center of Military History.
- ""JAMES W. LARRABEE" entry". Medal of Honor recipients: American Civil War. United States Army Center of Military History. June 8, 2009. http://www.history.army.mil/html/moh/civwaral.html. Retrieved 2008-03-11.
- "James W. Larrabee". Military Times. http://valor.militarytimes.com/recipient.php?recipientid=1646. Retrieved August 28, 2011.
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- "James W. Larrabee". Claim to Fame: Medal of Honor recipients. Find a Grave. http://www.findagrave.com/memorial/8111413. Retrieved 2009-04-25.
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