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b. 1845 Germany. d. 17/07/1902 ?

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 14/10/1869 Lynx Creek, Arizona.

 

Indian Campaigns Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He entered the US Army at Cincinnati, Ohio. He served as a Private in Company L, 8th US Cavalry. He was awarded the CMOH for action on October 14, 1869 at Lynx Creek, Arizona Territory.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Gallantry in action with Indians

 

BURIAL LOCATION: BETHEL CEMETERY, FALMOUTH, KENTUCKY.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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