Boehler, Otto A., PVT

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Private
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Service Years
1899 - 1900

Private


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Home Country
Germany
Germany
Year of Birth
1873
 
This Military Service Page was created/owned by the Site Administrator to remember Boehler, Otto A. (MOH), PVT.
 
Contact Info
Home Town
Breckenridge, Minnesota
Last Address
Breckenridge, Minnesota

Date of Passing
Oct 15, 1910
 
Location of Interment
St. Marys Cemetery - Breckenridge, Minnesota
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Unknown

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Congressional Medal Of Honor SocietyMedal of Honor
  1899, Congressional Medal Of Honor Society
  1899, Medal of Honor [Verified] - Assoc. Page


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Last Known Activity

Philippine Insurrection Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Private in the United States Army in Company I, 1st North Dakota Volunteer Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on May 16, 1899 near San Isidro, Luzon, Philippine Islands. His citation reads "With 21 other scouts charged across a burning bridge, under heavy fire, and completely routed 600 of the enemy who were entrenched in a strongly fortified position."

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