Medal of Honor Recipient Robert E. Simanek Passes Away at 92

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Details
  • Rank: Brigadier General (Highest Rank: Brevet Major General)
  • Conflict/Era: U.S. Civil War
  • Unit/Command:
    U.S. Volunteers
  • Military Service Branch: U.S. Army
  • Medal of Honor Action Date: July 22, 1864
  • Medal of Honor Action Place: Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Citation
Charged upon the enemy's works, and after their capture defended his position against assaults of the enemy until he was severely wounded.
Medal of Honor Recipient Manning F. Force
Medal of Honor Recipient Manning F. Force
Additional Details
  • Accredited to: Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio
  • Awarded Posthumously: No
  • Presentation Date & Details: March 31, 1892
  • Born: December 17, 1824, Washington
  • Died: May 8, 1899, Sandusky, OH, United States
  • Buried: Spring Grove Cemetery (PM) (46-99), Cincinnati, OH, United States
 

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