Y. B. Rowdy
Who was Y. B. Rowdy?
Rowdy was a United States Army Indian scout and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions during the Cherry Creek Campaign in Arizona Territory.
Rowdy, a Sergeant in Company A of the Indian Scouts, was involved in an engagement in Arizona on March 7, 1890. He was awarded the Medal of Honor two months later, on May 15, 1890, for his "[b]ravery in [the] action with Apache Indians."
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- United States of America
- Mar 29, 1893
- Resting place
- Santa Fe National Cemetery
on July 23, 2013
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