b. 1842 Germany. d. ?
DATE OF MOH ACTION; 13/08 to 31/10/1868 Black Mountains, Arizona.
Indian Campaigns Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He was born in Brunswick, Germany. He entered the U.S. Army in Cincinnati, Ohio. He served as a Corporal in Company B, 8th U.S. Cavalry. He was awarded the CMOH for action during August 13 and October 31, 1868 in the vicinity of the Black Mountains, Arizona. He received his Medal on 24 July 1869.
Bravery in scouts and actions against Indians.
BURIAL LOCATION: UNKNOWN.
LOCATION OF MEDAL: UNKNOWN.