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Squire E. Howard
May 15, 1840|
|Died||November 26, 1912
West Newton, Massachusetts
|Place of burial||
Newton Cemetery, Newton, Massachusetts
|Allegiance|| United States of America
|| United States Army
|Unit||Company H, 8th Vermont Infantry|
|Awards||Medal of Honor|
Howard enlisted into the Union Army at Townshend, Vermont as a sergeant. He was commissioned as a second lieutenant in January 1863, and was discharged as a captain in December 1864. Howard was issued the Medal of Honor in January 1894 for his actions on January 14th 1863 during the Bayou Teche Campaign.
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