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KARPELES, LEOPOLD

karpeles leopold

While color bearer, rallied the retreating troops and induced them to check the enemy's advance.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Sergeant (highest rank: Color Sergeant) Company E, 57th Massachusetts Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1864 Prague, Austria-Hungary

Citation

While color bearer, rallied the retreating troops and induced them to check the enemy's advance.