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TO THE VICTORIA & GEORGE CROSS

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b. 1864 Apolda, Germany.  d. 09/09/1898 Brooklyn, New York.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 29-30/12/1890 Wounded Knee, South Dakota.

 

Indian Campaigns Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Private in the United States Army in Company E, 7th United States Cavalry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on December 29 and 30, 1890 at South Dakota Wounded Knee Creek and White Clay Creek.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Conspicuous bravery.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: CALVARY CEMETERY, WOODSIDE, NEW YORK.

3rd Cav, Section 17, Range 8, Plot F, Grave 16

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Hermann Ziegner

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