Capt. George W. Biegler, Medal of Honor

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George Wesley Biegler

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Birthplace: Terre Haute, IN, USA
Death: Died
Place of Burial: Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA
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About Capt. George W. Biegler, Medal of Honor

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Captain (Infantry) George Wesley Biegler, United States Army, for most distinguished gallantry on 21 October 1900, while serving with 28th Infantry, U.S. Volunteers, in action at Loac, Luzon, Philippine Islands. With but 19 men Captain Biegler resisted and at close quarters defeated 300 of the enemy.

General Orders: Date of Issue: March 11, 1902

Action Date: 21-Oct-00

Service: Army

Rank: Captain

http://www.cmohs.org/recipient-detail/2206/biegler-george-w.php

Regiment: 28th Infantry

Division: U.S. Volunteers

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_W._Biegler

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Capt. George W. Biegler, Medal of Honor's Timeline

1868
May 31, 1868
Terre Haute, IN, USA
1929
April 2, 1929
Age 60
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Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA