|James Hunter McConnell|
|Died||July 23, 1918 (aged 39–40)|
|Place of birth||Syracuse, New York|
|Allegiance||United States of America|
|Service/branch||United States Army|
|Unit||Company B, 33d Infantry, U.S. Volunteers|
|Awards||Medal of Honor|
Medal of Honor citationEdit
Rank and organization: Private, Company B, 33d Infantry, U.S. Volunteers. Place and date: At Vigan, Luzon, Philippine Islands, December 4, 1899. Entered service at: Detroit, Mich. Birth: Syracuse, N.Y. Date of issue: October 1, 1902.
Fought for hours Iying between 2 dead comrades, notwithstanding his hat was pierced, his clothing plowed through by bullets, and his face cut and bruised by flying gravel.
- "MCCONNELL, JAMES". Medal of Honor recipients: Philippine-American War. United States Army Center of Military History. June 8, 2009. http://www.history.army.mil/html/moh/philippine.html. Retrieved 2008-04-23.
- "James McConnell (Medal of Honor)". Claim to Fame: Medal of Honor recipients. Find a Grave. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=7878273. Retrieved 2008-09-16.
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