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ALBER, FREDERICK

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Bravely rescued Lt. Charles H. Todd of his regiment who had been captured by a party of Confederates by shooting down one, knocking over another with the butt of his musket, and taking them both prisoners.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Private Company A, 17th Michigan Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1864 Germany

Citation

Bravely rescued Lt. Charles H. Todd of his regiment who had been captured by a party of Confederates by shooting down one, knocking over another with the butt of his musket, and taking them both prisoners.