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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE

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b. 04/04/1840 Braunschweig, Germany. d. 06/05/1920 Orange, New Jersey.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 02/04/1865 Petersburg, Virginia.

 

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served during the Civil War as a Private in Company A, 40th New Jersey Volunteer Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at Petersburg, Virginia on April 2, 1865.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Capture of flag of 18th North Carolina (Confederate States of America) within the enemy's works.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: ROSEDALE CEMETERY, ORANGE, NEW JERSEY.

Section S, Lot 78

 

Frank E Fesq

FESQ FESQ GRAVE