William H. Horsfall

Evergreen Cemetery, Southgate, KY

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Photo taken by Bill Eichelberger

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"One of youngest Kentuckians to receive the Medal of Honor for service during Civil War is buried in Evergreen Cem. Horsfall, born in Newport, 1847, was a drummer in Co. G, First Ky. Infantry (USA). Medal was awarded for saving the life of a wounded officer lying between the lines during combat at Corinth, Mississippi, May 21, 1862. This war hero died in 1922."

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  • July 24, 2017: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger
  • January 1, 2011: Added by Bill Eichelberger

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