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GREBE, M.

grebe m r

While acting as aide and carrying orders across a most dangerous part of the battlefield, being hindered by a Confederate advance, seized a rifle, took a place in the ranks and was conspicuous in repulsing the enemy.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Captain (highest rank: Major) Company F, 4th Missouri Cavalry

Conflict

Year of honor

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Civil War 1864 Hildesheim, Germany

Citation

While acting as aide and carrying orders across a most dangerous part of the battlefield, being hindered by a Confederate advance, seized a rifle, took a place in the ranks and was conspicuous in repulsing the enemy.