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Alphabetical List of the 29 Members of the Lincoln Funeral Guard
Who Received Medals of Honor
(These were all rescinded in the Purge of 1917)

     Officers:  (4)

McCamly, James M. - CPT, Co A, 9th Vet Res Corps
Durkee, Joseph H.
- 1LT, Co E, 7th Vet Res Corps
Murphy, Edward
- 2LT, Co B, 10th Vet Res Corps
Hoppy, Edward - 2LT, Co C, 12th Vet Res Corps

     Enlisted (25)  All were 1st Sergeants
Barry, John P. - 1SG, Co A, 24th Vet Res Corps
Bulock, Luther E. - 1SG, Co E, 9th Vet Res Corps
Callaghan, Patrick - 1SG, Co H, 9th Vet Res Corps
Carey, Frank - 1SG, Co H, 12th Vet Res Corps
Carpenter, Samuel T. - 1SG, Co K, 7th Vet Res Corps
Carr, Augustus E. - 1SG, Co D, 12th Vet Res Corps
Collins, James - 1SG, Co D, 10th Vet Res Corps
Cornwall, Addison - 1SG, Co I, 7th Vet Res Corps
Daly, William F. - 1SG, Co A, 10th Vet Res Corps
Durgin, William W. - 1SG, Co F, 10th Vet Res Corps
Edwards, John R. - 1SG, Co E, 7th Vet Res Corps
Forehand, Lloyd D. - 1SG, Co I, 18th Vet Res Corps
Goodrich, George E. - 1SG, Co A, 12th Vet Res Corps
Hanna, John - 1SG, Co B, 14th Vet Res Corps
Karr, John - 1SG, Co D, 14th Vet Res Corps
Lewis, Rufus W. - 1SG, Co E, 18th Vet Res Corps
Marshall, A. Judson - 1SG, Co K, 9th Vet Res Corps
Nelson, Jacob F. - 1SG, Co A, 9th Vet Res Corps
Noble, William H. - 1SG, Co G, 12th Vet Res Corps
Pardun, James M. - 1SG, Co K, 24th Vet Res Corps
Sedgwick, Irviv M. - 1SG, Co H, 18th Vet Res Corps
Smith, Frank T. - 1SG, Co C, 10th Vet Res Corps
Smith, John P. - 1SG, Co I, 14th Vet Res Corps
Swinehart, Chester - 1SG, Co D, 7th Vet Res Corps
Wiseman, William H. - 1SG, Co E, 24th Vet Res Corps



The Purge of 1917

Rescinded Navy Awards


Additions to the Honor Roll

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[Alphabetical List of ALL Purged Names]
[27th Maine (Alpha)]   [27th Maine (By Company)]   [Lincoln Funeral Guard]

SOURCES:  This list was obtained from "Document #58, 1st Session, 66th Congress (Report of the 1916 Army Medal of Honor Board) and was provided to us by Chuck Sughrue.

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