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ANSON

Savage, Auzella
Ordinary Seaman, USN

Born:  [Anson], Maine; 1846
Buried:  lost at sea;

Conflict:  Civil War
Accredited to:  Massachusetts. G.O. No.:59, 22 Jun 1865.
Citation  

AUBURN

Hanscom, Moses C.
Cpl, Co F, 19th ME Inf

Born:  Danville, Maine
Entered Service:  Bowdoinham, Maine
Buried:  Auburn, Maine; Oak Hill cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Bristoe Station, Va, 14 Oct 1863.
Date of issue:  1 December 1864.
Citation  

AUGUSTA

Chase, John F.
Pvt, 5th Battery, ME Light Artillery

Born:  Chelsea, Maine
Entered Service:  Augusta, Maine
Buried:  St. Petersburg, Florida; St. Bartholomew cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Place and date:  At Chancellorsville, Va., 3 May 1863.
Date of issue:  7 February 1888.
Citation  

McCullock, Adam
Seaman, USN

Born: Maine; 1830
Entered Service:  Augusta, Maine

Conflict:  Civil War
Accredited to:  [Entered service Augusta,] Maine. G.O. No.:45, 31 Dec 1864.
Citation  

McMasters, Henry A.
Cpl, Co A, 4th US Cav

Born:  Augusta, Maine
Entered Service:  [Augusta], [Maine]
Buried:  San Antonio, Texas; San Antonio National Cemetery

Conflict:  Indian Wars
Place and date:  At Red River, Tex., 29 September 1872.
Date of issue:  19 November 1872.
Citation  

Waugh, Robert T.
1Lt, USArmy, 339th Inf, 85th Inf Div

Born:  Ashton, Rhode Island
Entered Service:  Augusta, Maine
Buried:  Nettuno, Italy; ABMC Sicly-Rome cemetery

Conflict:  World War II
Place and date:  Near Tremensucli, Italy, 11-14 May 1944.
Issued:  G.O. No.: 79, 4 October 1944.
Citation  Awarded posthumously

BALDWIN

Whittier, Edward N.
1Lt, 5th Battery, ME Light Artillery

Born:  Portland, Maine
Entered Service:  Gorham, Maine
Buried:  Baldwin, Maine; Pierce Family Grave Yard

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Fishers Hill, Va, 22 Sep 1864.
Date of issue:  13 January 1892.
Citation  

BANGOR

Belcher, Thomas
Pvt, Co I, 9th Maine Inf

Born:  Bangor, Maine
Entered Service:  Bangor, Maine
Buried:  Chelsea / Togus, Maine; ?

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Chapins Farm, Va, 29 Sep 1864.
Date of issue:  6 April 1865.
Citation  

Buker, Brian L.
Sgt, USArmy, Detachment B-55, 5th Special Forces Group, 1st Special Forces

Born:  Benton, Maine; 3 November 1949
Entered Service:  Bangor, Maine
Buried:  Benton, Maine; Brown cemetery

Conflict:  Vietnam
Place and date:  Chau Doc Province, Republic of Vietnam, 5 April 1970.
Citation  Awarded posthumously

Gidding, Charles
Seaman, USN

Born:  Bangor, Maine; 1853

Conflict:  Interim 1871-1898
Accredited to:  Maine. G.O. No.:215, 9 Aug 1876.
Citation  

Hesseltine, Francis S.
Col, 13th Maine Inf.

Born:  Bangor, Maine; 10 December 1833
Entered Service:  Maine
Buried:  Melrose, Massachusetts; Wyoming Cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Matagorda Bay, Tex, 29-30 Dec 1863.
Date of issue:  2 March 1895.
Citation  

Hyde, Henry J.
Sgt, Co M, 1st US Cav

Born:  Bangor, Maine
Entered Service:  Princeton, [Illinois]
Buried:  Marion, Indiana; Marion National Cemetery

Conflict:  Indian Wars
Place and date:  Winter of 1872-73.
Date of issue:  12 August 1875.
Citation  

Skidgel, Donald Sidney
Sgt, USArmy, Troop D, 1st Squadron, 9th Cav, 1st Cav Div

Born:  Caribou, Maine; 13 October 1948
Entered Service:  Bangor, Maine
Buried:  Plymouth, Maine; Sawyer cemetery

Conflict:  Vietnam
Place and date:  Near Song Be, Republic of Vietnam, 14 September 1969.
Citation  Awarded posthumously

Taylor, Thomas
Coxswain, USN

Born:  Bangor, Maine; 1834

Conflict:  Civil War
Accredited to:  Maine. G.O. No.:59, 22 Jun 1865.
Citation  

Thaxter, Sidney W.
Mjr, 1st ME Cav

Born:  Bangor, Maine
Entered Service:  Bangor, Maine
Buried:  Portland, Maine; Evergreen cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Hatchers Run, Va, 27 Oct 1864.
Date of issue:  10 September 1897.
Citation  

Wheeler, Henry W.
Pvt, Co A, 2nd ME Inf

Born:  Fort Smith, Arkansas; 1842
Entered Service:  Bangor, Maine
Buried:  Arlington, Virginia; Arlington National Cemetery

Conflict:  Canadian Civil War MOH Recipients
Action:  At Bull Run, Va, 21 Jul 1861.
Date of issue:  5 April 1898.
Citation  

BATH

Hyde, Thomas W.
Mjr, 7th ME Inf

Born: Italy
Entered Service:  Bath, Maine
Buried:  Bath, Maine; Oak Grove cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Antietam, Md, 17 Sep 1862.
Date of issue:  8 April 1891.
Citation  

Kendrick, Thomas
Coxswain, USN

Born:  Bath, Maine; 1839

Conflict:  Civil War
Accredited to:  Maine. G.O. No.:45, 31 Dec 1864.
Citation  

Smith, William
Pvt, Co G, 8th US Cav

Born:  Bath, Maine
Entered Service:  San Francisco, California

Conflict:  Indian Wars
Place and date:  At Chiricahua Mountains, Ariz., 20 October 1869.
Date of issue:  14 February 1870.
Citation  

BELFAST

Foss, Herbert Louis
Seaman, USN

Born:  Belfast, Maine; 12 October 1871
Buried:  Hingham, Massachusetts; Fort Hill cemetery

Conflict:  War with Spain
Accredited to:  Maine. G.O. No.:521, 7 July 1899.
Citation  

BENTON

Buker, Brian L.
Sgt, USArmy, Detachment B-55, 5th Special Forces Group, 1st Special Forces

Born:  Benton, Maine; 3 November 1949
Entered Service:  Bangor, Maine
Buried:  Benton, Maine; Brown cemetery

Conflict:  Vietnam
Place and date:  Chau Doc Province, Republic of Vietnam, 5 April 1970.
Citation  Awarded posthumously

Haskell, Frank W.
SgtMaj, 3rd Maine Inf.

Born:  Benton, Maine; 1843
Entered Service:  Waterville, Maine
Buried:  Waterville, Maine; Pine Grove cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Fair Oaks, Va, 1 Jun 1862.
Date of issue:  8 December 1898.
Citation  

BERWICK

Lunt, Alphonso M.
Sgt, Co F, 38th MA Inf

Born:  Berwick, Maine
Entered Service:  Cambridge, Massachusetts
Buried:  Cambridge, Massachusetts; Cambridge cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Place and date:  At Opequan Creek, Va., 19 September 1864.
Date of issue:  10 May 1894.
Citation  

BOWDOINHAM

Hanscom, Moses C.
Cpl, Co F, 19th ME Inf

Born:  Danville, Maine
Entered Service:  Bowdoinham, Maine
Buried:  Auburn, Maine; Oak Hill cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Bristoe Station, Va, 14 Oct 1863.
Date of issue:  1 December 1864.
Citation  

BREWER

Chamberlain, Joshua L.
Col, 20th ME Inf

Born:  Brewer, Maine; 8 September 1828
Entered Service:  Brunswick, Maine
Buried:  Brunswick, Maine; Pine Grove cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Place and date:  At Gettysburg, Pa., 2 July 1863.
Date of issue:  11 August 1893.
Citation  

BRIDGEPORT

Carter, Robert G.
2Lt, 4th US Cav

Born:  Bridgeport, Maine
Entered Service:  Bradford, Massachusetts
Buried:  Arlington, Virginia; Arlington National Cemetery

Conflict:  Indian Wars
Place and date:  On Brazos, River, Tex., 10 October 1871.
Date of issue:  27 February 1900.
Citation  

BRIDGTON

Libby, George D.
Sgt, USArmy, Co C, 3rd Engineer Combat Battalion, 24th Inf Div

Born:  Bridgton, Maine
Entered Service:  Waterbury, Connecticut
Buried:  Arlington, Virginia; Arlington National Cemetery

Conflict:  Korean War
Place and date:  Near Taejon, Korea, 20 July 1950.
Issued:  G.O. No.: 62, 2 August 1951.
Citation  Awarded posthumously

BRISTOL

Hanna, Marcus A.
Sgt, Co B, 50th MA Inf

Born:  Bristol, Maine; 3 November 1842
Entered Service:  Rockport, Massachusetts
Buried:  Portland, Maine; Mount Pleasant cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Place and date:  At Port Hudson, La., 4 July 1863.
Date of issue:  2 November 1895.
Citation  

BROOKSVILLE

Mack, John
Seaman, USN

Born:  [Brooksville], Maine; 1843
Buried:  Lynn, Massachusetts; St. Mary's cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Accredited to:  Maine. G.O. No.:59, 22 Jun 1865.
Citation  

BROWNVILLE

Morrill, Walter G.
Cpt, Co B, 20th ME Inf

Born:  [Williamsburg], Maine
Entered Service:  Brownville, Maine
Buried:  Pittsfield, Maine; village cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Rappahannock Station, Va, 7 Nov 1863.
Date of issue:  5 April 1898.
Citation  

BRUNSWICK

Chamberlain, Joshua L.
Col, 20th ME Inf

Born:  Brewer, Maine; 8 September 1828
Entered Service:  Brunswick, Maine
Buried:  Brunswick, Maine; Pine Grove cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Place and date:  At Gettysburg, Pa., 2 July 1863.
Date of issue:  11 August 1893.
Citation  

BUCKSPORT

Hincks, William B.
Sgt Maj, 14th CT Inf

Born:  Bucksport, Maine
Entered Service:  Bridgeport, Connecticut

Conflict:  Civil War
Place and date:  At Gettysburg, Pa., 3 July 1863.
Date of issue:  1 December 1864.
Citation  

BURNHAM

Goodblood, Clair
Cpl, USArmy, Co D, 7th Inf

Born:  Fort Kent, Maine; 18 September 1929
Entered Service:  Burnham, Maine
Buried:  Burnham, Maine; Chandler cemetery

Conflict:  Korean War
Place and date:  Near Popsu-dong, Korea, 24 and 25 April 1951.
Issued:  G.O. No.: 14, 1 February 1952.
Citation  Awarded posthumously

BYRON

Merrill, Augustus
Cpt, Co B, 1st ME Veteran Inf

Born:  Byron, Maine
Entered Service:  Lyndon, Maine
Buried:  Chicago, Illinois; Graceland cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Petersburg, Va, 2 Apr 1865.
Date of issue:  23 October 1891.
Citation  

CALAIS

Young, Horatio N.
Seaman, USN

Born:  Calais, Maine; 19 July 1845
Buried:  St. Stephen, New Brunswick, Canada; Rural cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Issued:  G.O. No.: 32, 16 April 1864.
Citation  

CAPE ELIZABETH

Poole, William B.
Quartermaster, USN

Born:  [Cape Elizabeth], Maine; 1833
Buried:  Lynn, Massachusetts; Pine Grove cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Accredited to:  Maine. G.O. No.:45, 31 Dec 1864.
Citation  

CARIBOU

Dahlgren, Edward C.
2Lt, (then Sgt), USArmy, CO E, 142nd, 36th Inf Div

Born:  Perham, Maine
Entered Service:  [Caribou], Maine

Conflict:  World War II
Place and date:  Oberhoffen, France, 11 February 1945.
Issued:  G.O. No.: 77, 10 September 1945.
Citation  

Skidgel, Donald Sidney
Sgt, USArmy, Troop D, 1st Squadron, 9th Cav, 1st Cav Div

Born:  Caribou, Maine; 13 October 1948
Entered Service:  Bangor, Maine
Buried:  Plymouth, Maine; Sawyer cemetery

Conflict:  Vietnam
Place and date:  Near Song Be, Republic of Vietnam, 14 September 1969.
Citation  Awarded posthumously

CASCO

Pike, Edward M.
1Sgt, Co A, 33rd Il Inf

Born:  Casco, Maine
Entered Service:  Bloomington, Illinois
Buried:  Chenoa, Illinois; Payne cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Place and date:  At Cache River, Ark., 7 July 1862.
Date of issue:  29 March 1899.
Citation  

CHELSEA

Chase, John F.
Pvt, 5th Battery, ME Light Artillery

Born:  Chelsea, Maine
Entered Service:  Augusta, Maine
Buried:  St. Petersburg, Florida; St. Bartholomew cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Place and date:  At Chancellorsville, Va., 3 May 1863.
Date of issue:  7 February 1888.
Citation  

CHELSEA / TOGUS

Belcher, Thomas
Pvt, Co I, 9th Maine Inf

Born:  Bangor, Maine
Entered Service:  Bangor, Maine
Buried:  Chelsea / Togus, Maine; ?

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Chapins Farm, Va, 29 Sep 1864.
Date of issue:  6 April 1865.
Citation  

CRANBERRY ISLES

Spurling, Andrew B.
LtCol, 2nd ME Cav

Born:  Cranberry Isles, Maine
Entered Service:  Maine
Buried:  Chicago, Illinois; Rose Hill cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Evergreen, Ala, 23 March 1865.
Date of issue:  10 September 1897.
Citation  

DANVILLE

Hanscom, Moses C.
Cpl, Co F, 19th ME Inf

Born:  Danville, Maine
Entered Service:  Bowdoinham, Maine
Buried:  Auburn, Maine; Oak Hill cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Bristoe Station, Va, 14 Oct 1863.
Date of issue:  1 December 1864.
Citation  

DEAD RIVER

Brett, Lloyd M.
2Lt, 2nd, US Cav

Born:  Dead River, Maine; 22 February 1856
Entered Service:  Malden, Massachusetts
Buried:  Arlington, Virginia; Arlington National Cemetery

Conflict:  Indian Wars
Place and date:  At O'Fallons Creek, Mont., 1 April 1880.
Date of issue:  7 February 1895.
Citation  

DEXTER

Bailey, James E.
Sgt, Co E, 5th US Cav

Born:  Dexter, Maine
Entered Service:  [Boston], [Massachusetts]

Conflict:  Indian Wars
Place and date:  Winter of 1872-73.
Date of issue:  12 April 1875.
Citation  

Roberts, Otis O.
Sgt, Co H, 6th ME Inf

Born:  Sangerville, Maine
Entered Service:  Dexter, Maine
Buried:  Dexter, Maine; Mount Pleasant cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Rappanhannock Station, Va, 7 Nov 1863.
Date of issue:  28 December 1863.
Citation  

DOVER

Tracy, Amasa A.
LtCol, 2nd VT Inf

Born:  [Dover], Maine
Entered Service:  Middlebury, Vermont
Buried:  Middlebury, Vermont; West Cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Cedar Creek, Va, 19 Oct 1864.
Date of issue:  24 June 1892.
Citation  

EAST THOMASTON

Ames, Adelbert
1Lt, 5th US Artillery

Born:  East Thomaston, Maine
Entered Service:  Rockland, Maine
Buried:  Lowell, Massachusetts; Hildreth Family cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Place and date:  At Bull Run, Va., 21 July 1861.
Date of issue:  22 June 1894.
Citation  

EASTPORT

Bowman, Edward R.
Quartermaster, USN

Born:  Eastport, Maine; 1828
Buried:  Eastport, Maine; Hillside cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Accredited to:  Maine. G.O. No.:59, 22 Jun 1865.
Citation  

Smith, Charles H.
Col, 1st ME Cav

Born:  Hollis, Maine
Entered Service:  [Eastport], Maine

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At St. Mary's Church, Va, 24 Jun 1864.
Date of issue:  11 April 1895.
Citation  

EDINBURGH

Haynes, Asbury F.
Cpl, Co F, 17th ME Inf

Born:  Edinburgh, Maine
Entered Service:  Maine
Buried:  Seattle, Washington; Lakeview cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Sailors Creek, Va, 6 Apr 1865.
Date of issue:  10 May 1865.
Citation  

FORT KENT

Goodblood, Clair
Cpl, USArmy, Co D, 7th Inf

Born:  Fort Kent, Maine; 18 September 1929
Entered Service:  Burnham, Maine
Buried:  Burnham, Maine; Chandler cemetery

Conflict:  Korean War
Place and date:  Near Popsu-dong, Korea, 24 and 25 April 1951.
Issued:  G.O. No.: 14, 1 February 1952.
Citation  Awarded posthumously

GORHAM

Whittier, Edward N.
1Lt, 5th Battery, ME Light Artillery

Born:  Portland, Maine
Entered Service:  Gorham, Maine
Buried:  Baldwin, Maine; Pierce Family Grave Yard

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Fishers Hill, Va, 22 Sep 1864.
Date of issue:  13 January 1892.
Citation  

HAMDEN

Taylor, Wilbur N.
Cpl, Co K, 8th US Cav

Born:  Hamden, Maine
Entered Service:  [Boston], [Massachusetts]
Buried:  Minneapolis, Minnesota; Lakewood cemetery

Conflict:  Indian Wars
Place and date:  Arizona, 1868 and 1869.
Date of issue:  6 September 1869.
Citation  

HOLLIS

Smith, Charles H.
Col, 1st ME Cav

Born:  Hollis, Maine
Entered Service:  [Eastport], Maine

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At St. Mary's Church, Va, 24 Jun 1864.
Date of issue:  11 April 1895.
Citation  

HOULTON

Merriam, Henry C.
LtCol, 73rd US Colored Troops

Born:  Houlton, Maine
Entered Service:  Houlton, Maine
Buried:  Arlington, Virginia; Arlington National Cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Place and date:  At Fort Blakely, Ala., 9 April 1865.
Date of issue:  28 June 1894.
Citation  

KITTERY

Seward, Richard H.
Paymaster's Steward, USN

Born:  Kittery, Maine; 1840
Entered Service:  Kittery, Maine
Buried:  Kittery Point, Maine; First Christian Church cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Place and date:  Ship Island Sound, La., 23 November 1863.
Date of issue:  16 April 1864.
Citation  

KITTERY POINT

Seward, Richard H.
Paymaster's Steward, USN

Born:  Kittery, Maine; 1840
Entered Service:  Kittery, Maine
Buried:  Kittery Point, Maine; First Christian Church cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Place and date:  Ship Island Sound, La., 23 November 1863.
Date of issue:  16 April 1864.
Citation  

LAGRANGE

Knowles, Abiather J.
Pvt, Co D, 2nd ME Inf

Born:  LaGrange, Maine; 15 March 1830
Buried:  La Grange, Maine; Hill Crest cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Bull Run, Va, 21 Jul 1861,
Date of issue:  27 December 1894.
Citation  

LEEDS

Howard, Oliver O.
BGenl, US Volunteers

Born:  Leeds, Maine; 8 November 1830
Entered Service:  Maine
Buried:  Burlington, Vermont; Lakeview cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Fair Oaks, Va, 1 Jun 1862.
Date of issue:  29 March 1893.
Citation  

LEMINGTON

Boody, Robert
Sgt, Co B, 40th NY Inf

Born:  Lemington, Maine
Entered Service:  Amesbury, Massachusetts
Buried:  Haverhill, Massachusetts; Greenwood cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Place and date:  At Williamsburg, Va., 5 May 1862. At Chancellorsville, Va., 2 May 1863.
Date of issue:  8 July 1896.
Citation  

LEWISTON

McMahon, Thomas J.
Specialist Fourth Class, USArmy, Co A, 2nd Battalion, 1st Inf,196th Inf Brigade, Americal Division

Born:  Washington, D.C.; 24 June 1948
Entered Service:  Portland, Maine
Buried:  Lewiston, Maine; Mount Hope cemetery

Conflict:  Vietnam
Place and date:  Quang Tin province, Republic of Vietnam, 19 March 1969.
Citation  Awarded posthumously

Tobie, Edward P.
SgtMaj, 1st ME Cav

Born:  Lewiston, Maine
Entered Service:  Lewiston, Maine
Buried:  Providence, Rhode Island; Swain Point cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Appomattox Campaign, Va, 29 March to 9 Apr 1865.
Date of issue:  1 April 1898.
Citation  

LIMERICK

Chapman, John
Pvt, Co B, 1st ME Heavy Artillery

Born: [Strasburg, France].
Entered Service:  [Limerick], [Maine]
Buried:  Colna, California; Holy Cross cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Place and date:  At Sailors Creek, Va., 6 April 1865.
Date of issue:  10 May 1865.
Citation  

LINCOLN

Gordon, Gary I.
Master Sgt, USArmy

Born:  Lincoln, Maine
Buried:  Lincoln, Maine;

Conflict:  Somalia
Place and date:  3 October 1993, Mogadishu, Somalia.
Citation  Awarded posthumously

LITCHFIELD

Tozier, Andrew J.
Sgt, Co I, 20th ME Inf

Born:  Monmouth, Maine
Entered Service:  [Bangor] Plymouth, Maine
Buried:  Litchfield, Maine; Litchfield Plains cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Gettysburg PA, 2 Jul 1863.
Date of issue:  13 August 1898.
Citation  

LYNDON

Merrill, Augustus
Cpt, Co B, 1st ME Veteran Inf

Born:  Byron, Maine
Entered Service:  Lyndon, Maine
Buried:  Chicago, Illinois; Graceland cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Petersburg, Va, 2 Apr 1865.
Date of issue:  23 October 1891.
Citation  

MACHIAS

Zeamer, Jay Jr.
Major, US Army Air Corps

Born:  Carlisle, Pennsylvania
Entered Service:  Machias, Maine

Conflict:  World War II
Place and date:  Over Buka area, Solomon Islands, 16 June 1943.
Issued:  G.O. No.: 1, 4 January 1944.
Citation  

MECHANIC FALLS

Millett, Lewis L.
Cpt, USArmy, Co E, 27th Inf

Born:  Mechanic Falls, Maine; 15 December 1920
Entered Service:  Mechanic Falls, Maine

Conflict:  Korean War
Place and date:  Vicinity of Soam-Ni, Korea, 7 February 1951.
Issued:  G.O. No.: 69, 2 August 1951.
Citation  

MONMOUTH

Tozier, Andrew J.
Sgt, Co I, 20th ME Inf

Born:  Monmouth, Maine
Entered Service:  [Bangor] Plymouth, Maine
Buried:  Litchfield, Maine; Litchfield Plains cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Gettysburg PA, 2 Jul 1863.
Date of issue:  13 August 1898.
Citation  

MONTVILLE

Terry, John D.
Sgt, Co E, 23rd MA Inf

Born:  Montville, Maine
Entered Service:  Boston, Massachusetts
Buried:  Bronx, New York; Woodlawn Cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Place and date:  At New Bern, N.C., 14 March 1862.
Date of issue:  12 October 1867.
Citation  

NEW CASTLE

Doherty, Thomas M.
Cpl, Co H, 21st US Inf

Born: Ireland
Entered Service:  Newcastle, Maine
Buried:  Southgate, Kentucky; Evergreen cemetery

Conflict:  War with Spain
Place and date:  At Santiago, Cuba, 1 July 1898.
Date of issue:  22 June 1899.
Citation  

OLD TOWN

Estes, Lewellyn G.
Cpt & Asst. Adjutant Gen, Volunteers

Born:  Old Town, Maine
Entered Service:  Penobscot, Maine
Buried:  Arlington, Virginia; Arlington National Cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Place and date:  At Flint River, Ga., 30 August 1864.
Date of issue:  29 August 1894.
Citation  

PENOBSCOT

Estes, Lewellyn G.
Cpt & Asst. Adjutant Gen, Volunteers

Born:  Old Town, Maine
Entered Service:  Penobscot, Maine
Buried:  Arlington, Virginia; Arlington National Cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Place and date:  At Flint River, Ga., 30 August 1864.
Date of issue:  29 August 1894.
Citation  

PERHAM

Dahlgren, Edward C.
2Lt, (then Sgt), USArmy, CO E, 142nd, 36th Inf Div

Born:  Perham, Maine
Entered Service:  [Caribou], Maine

Conflict:  World War II
Place and date:  Oberhoffen, France, 11 February 1945.
Issued:  G.O. No.: 77, 10 September 1945.
Citation  

PHIPPSBURG

Frisbee, John B.
Gunner's Mate, USN

Born:  [Phippsburg], Maine; 1822
Buried:  Winnegance, Maine; Fairview cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Accredited to:  Maine. G.O. No.:11, 3 Apr 1863.
Citation  

PITTSFIELD

Morrill, Walter G.
Cpt, Co B, 20th ME Inf

Born:  [Williamsburg], Maine
Entered Service:  Brownville, Maine
Buried:  Pittsfield, Maine; village cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Rappahannock Station, Va, 7 Nov 1863.
Date of issue:  5 April 1898.
Citation  

PLYMOUTH

Skidgel, Donald Sidney
Sgt, USArmy, Troop D, 1st Squadron, 9th Cav, 1st Cav Div

Born:  Caribou, Maine; 13 October 1948
Entered Service:  Bangor, Maine
Buried:  Plymouth, Maine; Sawyer cemetery

Conflict:  Vietnam
Place and date:  Near Song Be, Republic of Vietnam, 14 September 1969.
Citation  Awarded posthumously

Tozier, Andrew J.
Sgt, Co I, 20th ME Inf

Born:  Monmouth, Maine
Entered Service:  [Bangor] Plymouth, Maine
Buried:  Litchfield, Maine; Litchfield Plains cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Gettysburg PA, 2 Jul 1863.
Date of issue:  13 August 1898.
Citation  

PORTLAND

Angling, John
Cabin Boy, USN

Born:  Portland, Maine; 1850
Buried:  Portland, Maine; Calvary cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Issued:  G.O. No.: 59, 22 June 1865.
Citation  

Bibber, Charles J.
Gunner's Mate, USN

Born:  Portland, Maine; 1838
Buried:  Everett, Massachusetts; Woodlawn Cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Accredited to:  Maine. G.O. No.:45, 31 Dec 1864.
Citation  

Blair, Robert M.
Boatswain's Mate, USN

Born:  Peacham, Vermont; 1836
Entered Service:  Portland, Maine
Buried:  Enid, Oklahoma; Enid cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Accredited to:  Vermont. G.O. No.:59, 22 Jun 1865.
Citation  

Hanna, Marcus A.
Sgt, Co B, 50th MA Inf

Born:  Bristol, Maine; 3 November 1842
Entered Service:  Rockport, Massachusetts
Buried:  Portland, Maine; Mount Pleasant cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Place and date:  At Port Hudson, La., 4 July 1863.
Date of issue:  2 November 1895.
Citation  

King, Horatio C.
Mjr & Quartermaster, US Volunteers

Born:  Portland, Maine; 22 December 1837
Entered Service:  Brooklyn, New York
Buried:  Brooklyn, New York; Green Wood cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Place and date:  Near Dinwiddie Courthouse, Va., 31 March 1865.
Date of issue:  23 September 1897.
Citation  

Loring, Charles J. Jr.
Maj, USAF, 80th Fighter-Bomber Squadron, 8th Fighter-Bomber Wing

Born:  Portland, Maine; 2 October 1918
Entered Service:  Portland, Maine
Buried:  Honolulu, Hawaii; National Memorial of the Pacific

Conflict:  Korean War
Place and date:  Near Sniper Ridge, North Korea, 22 November 1952.
Citation  Awarded posthumously

Mattocks, Charles P.
Maj, 17th ME Inf

Born:  Danville, Vermont; 1840
Entered Service:  Portland, Maine
Buried:  Portland, Maine; Evergreen cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Sailors Creek, Va, 6 Apr 1865.
Date of issue:  29 March 1899.
Citation  

McMahon, Thomas J.
Specialist Fourth Class, USArmy, Co A, 2nd Battalion, 1st Inf,196th Inf Brigade, Americal Division

Born:  Washington, D.C.; 24 June 1948
Entered Service:  Portland, Maine
Buried:  Lewiston, Maine; Mount Hope cemetery

Conflict:  Vietnam
Place and date:  Quang Tin province, Republic of Vietnam, 19 March 1969.
Citation  Awarded posthumously

Rice, Charles
Coal Heaver, USN

Born: Russia; 1840
Entered Service:  Portland, Maine

Conflict:  Civil War
Accredited to:  [Entered service at Portland,] Maine. G.O. No.:45, 31 Dec 1864.
Citation  

Schonland, Herbert Emery
Commander, USN, USS San Francisco

Born:  Portland, Maine; 7 September 1900
Entered Service:  Maine
Buried:  Arlington, Virginia; Arlington National Cemetery

Conflict:  World War II
Place and date:  Savo Island, 12-13 November 1943.
Citation  

Thaxter, Sidney W.
Mjr, 1st ME Cav

Born:  Bangor, Maine
Entered Service:  Bangor, Maine
Buried:  Portland, Maine; Evergreen cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Hatchers Run, Va, 27 Oct 1864.
Date of issue:  10 September 1897.
Citation  

Whittier, Edward N.
1Lt, 5th Battery, ME Light Artillery

Born:  Portland, Maine
Entered Service:  Gorham, Maine
Buried:  Baldwin, Maine; Pierce Family Grave Yard

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Fishers Hill, Va, 22 Sep 1864.
Date of issue:  13 January 1892.
Citation  

RICHMOND

Littlefield, George H.
Cpl, Co G 1st ME Veteran Inf

Born:  Skowhegan, Maine
Entered Service:  Skowhegan, Maine
Buried:  Richmond, Maine; The Cotton cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Fort Fisher, Va, 25 March 1865.
Date of issue:  22 June 1885.
Citation  

ROCKLAND

Ames, Adelbert
1Lt, 5th US Artillery

Born:  East Thomaston, Maine
Entered Service:  Rockland, Maine
Buried:  Lowell, Massachusetts; Hildreth Family cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Place and date:  At Bull Run, Va., 21 July 1861.
Date of issue:  22 June 1894.
Citation  

SANGERVILLE

Clark, Charles A.
Lt & Adjutant, 6th ME Inf

Born:  Sangerville, Maine
Buried:  Cedar Rapids, Iowa; Oak Hill cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Place and date:  At Brooks Ford, Va., 4 May 1863.
Date of issue:  13 May 1896.
Citation  

Roberts, Otis O.
Sgt, Co H, 6th ME Inf

Born:  Sangerville, Maine
Entered Service:  Dexter, Maine
Buried:  Dexter, Maine; Mount Pleasant cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Rappanhannock Station, Va, 7 Nov 1863.
Date of issue:  28 December 1863.
Citation  

SKOWHEGAN

Littlefield, George H.
Cpl, Co G 1st ME Veteran Inf

Born:  Skowhegan, Maine
Entered Service:  Skowhegan, Maine
Buried:  Richmond, Maine; The Cotton cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Fort Fisher, Va, 25 March 1865.
Date of issue:  22 June 1885.
Citation  

SOUTH BROOKSVILLE

Condon, Clarence M.
Sergeant, Battery G, US Artillery

Born:  South Brooksville, Maine
Entered Service:  [St. Augustine], [Florida]
Buried:  Arlington, Virginia; Arlington National Cemetery

Conflict:  Philippine Insurrection
Place and date:  Near Calulut, Luzon, Philippine Islands, 5 November 1899.
Date of issue:  11 March 1902.
Citation  

STANDISH

Smith, Charles H.
Coxswain, USN

Born: Maine; 1826
Entered Service:  Standish, Maine

Conflict:  Civil War
Accredited to:  [Entered service at Standish,] Maine. G.O. No.:59, 22 Jun 1865.
Citation  Awarded posthumously

TREMONT

Bickford, John F.
Cpt of the Top, USN

Born:  Tremont, Maine; 1843
Buried:  East Gloucester, Massachusetts; Mount Pleasant cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Accredited to:  Maine. G.O. No.:45, 31 Dec 1864.
Citation  

WASHINGTON TWP, Knox County

Bowman, Alonzo
Sgt, Co D, 6th US Cav

Born:  Washington Twp, Knox County, Maine; 15 June 1848
Entered Service:  Washington Twp, Knox County, Maine
Buried:  Fort Bayard, New Mexico; Fort Bayard National cemetery

Conflict:  Indian Wars
Place and date:  At Cibicu Creek, Ariz., 30 August 1881.
Date of issue:  4 November 1882.
Citation  

WATERFORD

Harrington, Ephraim W.
Sgt, Co G, 2nd VT Inf

Born:  Waterford, Maine
Entered Service:  Kirby, Vermont
Buried:  Bridgeport, Connecticut; Mountain Grove cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Place and date:  At Fredericksburg, Va., 3 May 1863.
Date of issue:  13 December 1893.
Citation  

WATERVILLE

Champagne, David B.
Cpl, USMC, Co A 1st Battalion, 7th Marines, 1st Marine Div

Born:  Waterville, Maine; 11 November 1932
Entered Service:  Wakefield, Rhode Island
Buried:  Waterville, Maine; St. Francis de Sales cemetery

Conflict:  Korean War
Place and date:  Korea, 28 May 1952.
Citation  Awarded posthumously

Haskell, Frank W.
SgtMaj, 3rd Maine Inf.

Born:  Benton, Maine; 1843
Entered Service:  Waterville, Maine
Buried:  Waterville, Maine; Pine Grove cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Fair Oaks, Va, 1 Jun 1862.
Date of issue:  8 December 1898.
Citation  

WEST BOWDOIN

Dunn, William
Quartermaster, USN

Born: Maine
Buried:  West Bowdoin, Maine;

Conflict:  Civil War
Accredited to:  Maine. G.O. No.:59, 22 Jun 1865.
Citation  

WHITEFIELD

Farley, William
Boatswain's Mate, USN

Born:  Whitefield, Maine; 1835

Conflict:  Civil War
Accredited to:  Maine. G.O. No.:32, 16 Apr 1864.
Citation  

WIILIAMSBURG

Morrill, Walter G.
Cpt, Co B, 20th ME Inf

Born:  [Williamsburg], Maine
Entered Service:  Brownville, Maine
Buried:  Pittsfield, Maine; village cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Rappahannock Station, Va, 7 Nov 1863.
Date of issue:  5 April 1898.
Citation  

WINNEGANCE

Frisbee, John B.
Gunner's Mate, USN

Born:  [Phippsburg], Maine; 1822
Buried:  Winnegance, Maine; Fairview cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Accredited to:  Maine. G.O. No.:11, 3 Apr 1863.
Citation  

WINTERPORT

Fernald, Albert E.
1Lt, Co F, 20th ME Inf

Born:  Winterport, Maine
Entered Service:  Winterport, Maine
Buried:  Winterport, Maine; Oak Hill cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Five Forks, Va, 1 Apr 1865.
Date of issue:  10 May 1865.
Citation  

Fournier, William G.
Sgt, USArmy

Born:  Norwich, Connecticut
Entered Service:  Winterport, Maine
Buried:  Honolulu, Hawaii; National Mem Cemetary of the Pacific

Conflict:  World War II
Place and date:  Mount Austen, Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands, 10 January 1943.
Issued:  G.O. No.: 28, 5 June 1943.
Citation  Awarded posthumously

WINTHROP

Wood, H. Clay
1Lt, 11th US Inf

Born:  Winthrop, Maine
Entered Service:  Winthrop, Maine
Buried:  Arlington, Virginia; Arlington National Cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Place and date:  At Wilsons Creek, Mo., 10 August 1861.
Date of issue:  28 October 1893.
Citation  

WISCASSET

Smith, Joseph S.
LtCol & Commissary of Subsistence, 2nd Army Corps

Born:  Wiscasset, Maine
Entered Service:  Maine
Buried:  Arlington, Virginia; Arlington National Cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Hatchers Run, Va, 27 Oct 1864.
Date of issue:  25 May 1892.
Citation  

WOODSTOCK

Whitman, Frank M.
Pvt, Co G, 35th MA Inf

Born:  Woodstock, Maine
Entered Service:  Ayersville, Massachusetts
Buried:  Groveland, Massachusetts; Riverview

Conflict:  Civil War
Place and date:  At Antietam, Md., 17 September 1862. At Spotsylvania , Va., 18 May 1864.
Date of issue:  21 February 1874.
Citation  

YORK

Hayden, Cyrus
Carpenter, USN

Born:  York, Maine; 1843

Conflict:  1871 Korea
Accredited to:  Maine. G.O. No.:169, 8 Feb 1872.
Citation  

UNKNOWN

Davis, Samuel W.
Ordinary Seaman, USN

Born: Maine; 1845

Conflict:  Civil War
Accredited to:  Maine. G.O. No.:45, 31 Dec 1864.
Citation  

Duncan, Adam
Boatswain's Mate, USN

Born: Maine; 1833

Conflict:  Civil War
Accredited to:  Maine. G.O. No.:45, 31 Dec 1864.
Citation  

McLeod, James
Cpt of the Foretop, USN

Born: Scotland

Conflict:  Civil War
Accredited to:  Maine. G.O. No.:11, 3 Apr 1863.
Citation  

Milliken, Daniel
Quarter Gunner, USN

Born: Maine; 1838

Conflict:  Civil War
Accredited to:  New York. G.O. No.:59, 22 Jun 1865.
Citation  

O'Brien, Henry D.
Cpl, Co E, 1st MN Inf

Born: Maine
Entered Service:  St. Anthony Falls, Minnesota
Buried:  St. Louis, Missouri; Bellefontaine cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Gettysburg PA, 3 Jul 1863.
Date of issue:  9 April 1890.
Citation  

Reed, Axel H.
Sgt, Co K, 2nd MN Inf

Born: Maine
Entered Service:  Glencoe, Minnesota
Buried:  Glencoe, Minnesota; Mount Auburn cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Chickamauga, Ga, 19 Sep 1863; At Missionary Ridge, Tenn, 25 Nov 1863.
Date of issue:  2 April 1898.
Citation  

Richmond, James
Pvt, Co F, 8th OH Inf

Born: Maine
Entered Service:  Toledo, Ohio
Buried:  Arlington, Virginia; Arlington National Cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Action:  At Gettysburg PA, 3 Jul 1863.
Date of issue:  1 December 1864.
Citation  

Robinson, John
Cpt of the Hold, USN

Born: Cuba; 1840

Conflict:  Interim Awards 1866-1870
Accredited to:  Maine. G.O. No.:82, 23 Feb 1867.
Citation  

Tripp, Othniel
Chief Boatswain's Mate, USN

Born: Maine; 1826

Conflict:  Civil War
Accredited to:  Maine. G.O. No.:59, 22 Jun 1865.
Citation  

Verney, James W.
Chief Quartermaster, USN

Born: Maine; 1834
Buried:  Dorchester, Massachusetts; Cedar Grove cemetery

Conflict:  Civil War
Accredited to:  Maine. G.O. No.:59, 22 Jun 1865.
Citation  

Williams, Anthony
Sailmaker's Mate, USN

Born:  Plymouth, Massachusetts; 1822

Conflict:  Civil War
Accredited to:  Maine. G.O. No.:59, 22 Jun 1865.
Citation