Lt. Colonel James Quinlan MOH recipient passes away 1906

#OnThisDay 1906 Lt. Col. James Quinlan MOH died. From Clonmel, Quinlan was a Major in the Union Cavalry during the American Civil War. He charged & silenced the enemy guns, held the position against overwhelming numbers & covered the retreat of the Second Army Corps. 

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