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STRAUB, PAUL

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Voluntarily exposed himself to a hot fire from the enemy in repelling with pistol fire an insurgent attack and at great risk of his own life went under fire to the rescue of a wounded officer and carried him to a place of safety.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Major Surgeon 36th Infantry, U.S. Volunteers

Conflict

Year of honor

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Philippine Insurrections 1899 Baden, Germany

Citation

Voluntarily exposed himself to a hot fire from the enemy in repelling with pistol fire an insurgent attack and at great risk of his own life went under fire to the rescue of a wounded officer and carried him to a place of safety.