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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

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b. ? Germany. d. ?

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 29/09/1864 Fort Harrison, Virginia.

 

Blucher joined the Army from Harrisburg, Pennsylvania in June 1863, and served as a color bearer in the 188th Pennsylvania Infantry. He was wounded at the Battle of Drewry's Bluff, and mustered out with his regiment in December 1865.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Planted first national colors on the fortifications.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: UNKNOWN.

Charles Blucher

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