Burial Collection

Joseph Lonsway
Medal of Honor Recipient
Civil War

Medal of HonorEstablished in 1862, the Medal of Honor is the highest award for valor in action against an enemy force which can be bestowed upon an individual serving in the Armed Services of the United States.

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Joseph Lonsway
Maiden Name  
Date of Birth ** 03-17-1844
Date of Death ** 01-22-1925
Date of Marriage **  
Veteran yes
Inscription Medal of Honor - Co D 20 NY Cav - Civil War 
Cemetery (name/alt/alt) Saint Marys Cemetery
Location (Section/Lot) Sec Old
Town / County Clayton, Jefferson County
Photo Number 242-O-173 (available by email)
Burial ID 18290

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