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Nicholas Lear (Died 1902)

Quartermaster on board of the U. S. S. New Ironsides; commended for highly meritorious conduct during the several engagements with Fort Fisher in December, 1864, and January, 1865. (G.O. 59, June 22, 1865.)

Plot:  Naval 3, Row 3, Grave 3, Yeadon, PA  GPS: 39.93644* N, 075.75.24106* W

MOH Nicholas Lear Naval Asylum