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Local History, Genealogy, History & Biography

Medal of Honor Recipients

 There are 5 Medal of Honor recipients in the Springfield National Cemetery:

At the battle of Wilson's Creek there were 5 Union Soldiers who received the Medal of Honor:

The Library has several books about the Medal of Honor and the people who received them.  Click on the book cover to find the book in COOLcat:


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