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Indian Campaigns - U.S. Army

Frank W. Lohnes

Details
  • Also Known As: Lohnas, Frank W.
  • Rank: Private
  • Conflict/Era: Indian Campaigns
  • Unit/Command:
    Company H,
    1st Nebraska Veteran Cavalry
  • Military Service Branch: U.S. Army
  • Medal of Honor Action Date: May 12, 1865
  • Medal of Honor Action Place: Gilmans Ranch, Nebraska, USA
Citation
Gallantry in defending Government property against Indians.
Additional Details
  • Accredited to: Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska
  • Awarded Posthumously: No
  • Presentation Date & Details: July 24, 1865
  • Born: 1840, Oneida County, NY, United States
  • Died: September 18, 1889, Near Shubert, NE, United States
  • Buried: Maple Grove Cemetery (MH), Shubert, NE, United States
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