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SCHWENK, MARTIN

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Bravery in an attempt to carry a communication through the enemy's lines; also rescued an officer from the hands of the enemy.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Sergeant Company B, 6th U.S. Cavalry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1863 Baden, Germany

Citation

Bravery in an attempt to carry a communication through the enemy's lines; also rescued an officer from the hands of the enemy.