Private James M. McClelland Medal of Honor Headstone Ceremony

On June 17, 2017 members of the James A. Garfield Camp participated in a Medal of Honor Headstone ceremony for Private James M. McClelland.  McClelland served in Company B of the 30th Ohio Volunteer Infantry and received the Medal of Honor for his actions at Vicksburg on May 22, 1863.  Private McClelland is buried at Riverside Cemetery in Cleveland (special thanks to Mark Britton for the photographs).



Camp members Mark Britton (Camp Commander), Jon Silvis (Junior Vice-Commander), The Reverend Jerome Lukachinsky (Chaplain) and Bill Stark (Grave Registration Officer).