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.
Gallantry in the charge of the "volunteer storming party."
BURIAL LOCATION: WOODLAWN CEMETERY, TAMPA, FLORIDA.
Old Section, Block 18, Lot 5
NO IMAGE AVAILABLE