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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

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b. 15/02/1840 Darmstadt, Germany. d. 07/11/1924 Tampa, Florida.

 

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

 

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Private in the US Army in Company A, 37th Ohio Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action at Vicksburg, Mississippi on May 22, 1863.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

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

 

BURIAL LOCATION: WOODLAWN CEMETERY, TAMPA, FLORIDA.

Old Section, Block 18, Lot 5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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