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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

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b. 13/06/1842 Cincinnati, Ohio. d. 16/04/1922 Toledo, Ohio.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 22/05/1863 Vicksburg, Mississippi.

 

Albert was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1842. While a Private in Company G of the 47th Ohio Infantry, he distinguished himself at the Battle of Vicksburg on May 22, 1863.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Gallantry in the charge of the "volunteer storming party."

 

BURIAL LOCATION: WOODLAWN CEMETERY, TOLEDO, OHIO.

SECTION 28 GRAVE 107-1.

 

Christian Albert

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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