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SOWERS, MICHAEL

sowers michael

His horse having been shot from under him, he voluntarily and on foot participated in the cavalry charge made upon one of the forts, conducting himself throughout with great personal bravery.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Private Company L, 4th Pennsylvania Cavalry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1864 Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania

Citation

His horse having been shot from under him, he voluntarily and on foot participated in the cavalry charge made upon one of the forts, conducting himself throughout with great personal bravery.