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PENNSYLVANIA FIRST DEFENDERS ASSOCIATION ~ PRESIDENT IGNATZ GRESSER ~ MEDAL OF HONOR
Item #: CWB12396
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2 7/8" height

Ignatz Gresser

Residence Lehigh County PA; 
Enlisted on 8/13/1862 as a Corporal.

On 8/13/1862 he mustered into "D" Co. PA 128th Infantry 
He was Mustered Out on 5/19/1863 at Harrisburg, PA


Other Information:
born 8/15/1835 in Malach, Germany
died 8/1/1929 in Allentown, PA 
Buried: West Cemetery, Allentown, PA

Medal of Honor Information:
He was awarded the Medal of Honor
for action on 9/17/1862 at Antietam, MD.
(Removed wounded comrade from battlefield amidst heavy fire)

 

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