Patch: Famous Chase Medal Donated to Museum | Southern Museum

An Ohio family will donate a rare Civil War-era Congressional Medal of Honor to Kennesaw’s Southern Museum of Civil War & Locomotive History in a ceremony April 12.  

Descendants of Sgt. John M. Scott will donate the medal Scott was posthumously awarded for his participation in the April 12, 1862, event that has come to be known as the Great Locomotive Chase.

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