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b. 18/06/1837 Ross, Ohio.  d. 31/10/1912 St Louis, Missouri.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 10/08/1861 Wilson's Creek, Missouri.

 

Immell was born Ross, Ohio, and entered service at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. He was awarded the Medal of Honor, for extraordinary heroism shown at Wilson's Creek, Missouri, for bravery in action during the Battle of Wilson's Creek, while serving as a Corporal with Company F, 2nd U.S. Artillery. His Medal of Honor was issued on July 19, 1890.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Lorenzo Dow Immell, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 10 August 1861, while serving with Company F, 2d U.S. Artillery, at Wilson's Creek, Missouri, for bravery in action.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: JEFFERSON BARRACKS NATIONAL CEMETERY, LEMAY, MISSOURI.

Section 4, Grave 12310

Lorenzo Dow Immell

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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