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Bernard A Strausburgh

Details
  • Also Known As: Strausbaugh, Bernard A.
  • Rank: First Sergeant
  • Conflict/Era: U.S. Civil War
  • Unit/Command:
    Company A,
    3d Maryland Infantry
  • Military Service Branch: U.S. Army
  • Medal of Honor Action Date: June 17, 1864
  • Medal of Honor Action Place: Petersburg, Virginia, USA
Citation
Recaptured the colors of 2nd Pennsylvania Provisional Artillery.
Additional Details
  • Accredited to: Warfordsburg, Fulton County, Pennsylvania
  • Awarded Posthumously: Yes
  • Presentation Date & Details: December 1, 1864
  • Born: 1831, Adams County, PA, United States
  • Died: November 5, 1864, Beverly, NJ, United States
  • Buried: Beverly National Cemetery (MH) (1-102), Beverly, NJ, United States
 

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