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PHISTERER, FREDERICK

phisterer frederick

Voluntarily conveyed, under a heavy fire, information to the commander of a battalion of regular troops by which the battalion was saved from capture or annihilation.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army First Lieutenant (highest rank: Brevet Major General) 18th U.S. Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1862 Germany

Citation

Voluntarily conveyed, under a heavy fire, information to the commander of a battalion of regular troops by which the battalion was saved from capture or annihilation.