Title: Medal of Honor Recipient
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Plot Location: Section 149, Lot 259, Yeadon, PA  GPS LAT 39.93533 N  LON -75.24116 W

Francis A. Wilson headstone at Mount Moriah Cemetery in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Corporal Francis A. Wilson, Company B, 95th Pennsylvania Infantry, at Petersburg, Va., April 2, 1865. Entered service at: Philadelphia Pa. Birth: Philadelphia, Pa. Date of issue: 25 June 1880. Citation: Was among the first to penetrate he enemy’s lines and himself captured a gun of the 2 batteries captured.

 

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Japanese maple tree in front of a monument at Mount Moriah Cemetery

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