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GUNNERY SERGEANT
JOHN FITZGERALD, USMC
(DECEASED)

Medal of Honor Citation

Original General Order


Born: 17 March 1873 in Limerick, Ireland 

Enlisted: 1 December 1894

Medal of Honor awarded: 21 February 1905

Rank at time of award: Private

Separation from Service: Honorably Discharged 21 February 1905

Date of Death: 19 April 1948

Burial: Holy Cross Cemetery in Brooklyn, New York