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Indian Campaigns - U.S. Army

Albert Glavinski

Details
  • Also Known As: Glawinski, Albert
  • Rank: Blacksmith
  • Conflict/Era: Indian Campaigns
  • Unit/Command:
    Company M,
    3d U.S. Cavalry
  • Military Service Branch: U.S. Army
  • Medal of Honor Action Date: March 17, 1876
  • Medal of Honor Action Place: Powder River, Montana, USA
Citation
During a retreat he selected exposed positions; he was part of the rear guard.
Additional Details
  • Accredited to: Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
  • Awarded Posthumously: No
  • Presentation Date & Details: October 16, 1877
  • Born: 1852, Germany (Prussia)
  • Died:
 

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