Edward John McClernand

Military Person

1848 – 1936

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Who was Edward John McClernand?

Edward John McClernand was a United States Army Brigadier General who was a recipient of the Medal of Honor for valor in action near the Bear Paw Mountains, Montana on September 30, 1877. An 1870 graduate of West Point, his career spanned 42 years, as he served in the Army until his retirement on December 29, 1912.

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Born
Dec 29, 1848
Jacksonville
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Education
  • United States Military Academy
Died
Feb 9, 1936
Easton
Resting place
Arlington National Cemetery

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on July 23, 2013

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