Henry A. McMasters

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Henry A. McMasters
Born 1848
Augusta, Maine
Died November 11, 1872 (aged 23–24)
Place of burial San Antonio National Cemetery, San Antonio, Texas
Allegiance United States United States of America
Service/branch USArmy flag.jpg United States Army
Rank Corporal
Unit Company A, 4th Cavalry Regiment
Battles/wars Indian Wars
Battle of the North Fork of the Red River
Awards Medal of Honor ribbon.svg - Medal of Honor

Henry A. McMasters (1848 – November 11, 1872) was a United States Army Corporal during the Indian Wars who received the Medal of Honor on November 19, 1872, for service at Red River, Texas on September 29, 1872.[1]

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Gallantry in action.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "Medal of Honor recipients". United States Army. Retrieved 2010-11-19.