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Cyrus B. Lower
Personal Information
Born: February 28, 1843(1843-02-28)
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Died: May 21, 1924 (aged 81)
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Allegiance: United States of America
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Branch: United States Army
Union Army
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Rank: Private
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Unit: Company K, 13th Pennsylvania Reserves
Battles: American Civil War
*Battle of the Wilderness
Awards: Medal of Honor
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Cyrus B. Lower (February 28, 1843–May 21, 1924) was a Private in the Union Army and a Medal of Honor recipient for his actions in the American Civil War.

He died May 21, 1924 and is buried in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia. His grave can be found in Section 17 Lot 19971.

Medal of Honor citation[]

Rank and organization: Private, Company K, 13th Pennsylvania Reserves. Place and date: At Wilderness, Va., May 7, 1864. Entered service at: ------. Birth: Lawrence County, Pa. Date of issue. July 20, 1887.


Gallant services and soldierly qualities in voluntarily rejoining his command after having been wounded.

See also[]

  • List of Medal of Honor recipients
  • List of American Civil War Medal of Honor recipients: G–L


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