b. 09/08/1837 France. d. 08/08/1911 Vandalia, Illinois.
DATE OF MOH ACTION: 22/05/1863 Vicksburg, Mississippi.
Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. His true name was Joseph S. Labille. He served as a Private in the Union Army in Company C, 6th Missouri Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on May 22, 1863 at Vicksburg, Mississippi.
Gallantry in the charge of the "volunteer storming party."
BURIAL LOCATION: SOUTH HILL CEMETERY, VANDALIA, ILLINOIS.
Catholic Section, Block 15, Lot 7
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