Recipient Detail

 

BALLEN, FREDERICK

Rank: Private
Organization: U.S. Army
Company: Company B
Division: 47th Ohio Infantry
Born: 1842, Germany
Departed: Yes
Entered Service At: Adrian, Mich.
G.O. Number:
Date of Issue: 11/06/1908
Accredited To:
Place / Date: At Vicksburg, Miss., 3 May 1863
 
 


BALLEN, FREDERICK Photo
 
Citation

Was one of a party that volunteered and attempted to run the enemy's batteries with a steam tug and 2 barges loaded with subsistence stores.