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U.S. Civil War - U.S. Army

Christian Albert

  • Rank: Private
  • Conflict/Era: U.S. Civil War
  • Unit/Command:
    Company G,
    47th Ohio Infantry
  • Military Service Branch: U.S. Army
  • Medal of Honor Action Date: May 22, 1863
  • Medal of Honor Action Place: Vicksburg, Mississippi, USA

Gallantry in the charge of the "volunteer storming party."

Additional Details
  • Accredited to: Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio
  • Awarded Posthumously: No
  • Presentation Date & Details: August 10, 1895
  • Born: June 13, 1842, Cincinnati, Hamilton County, OH, United States
  • Died: April 16, 1922, Cincinnati, OH, United States
  • Buried: Woodlawn Cemetery (grave 107, plot 1), Toledo, OH, United States

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