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Medal of Honor Winners

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Powhatan Beaty

Courtesy of the Library of Congress/Daniel Murray Collection

Powhatan Beaty (c. 1900), Sergeant of Company G, Fifth United States Colored Troop, and Medal of Honor recipient for his actions at the Battle of New Market Heights. An accomplished actor, Beaty became the director of the Literary and Dramatic Club of Cincinnati in 1888.

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