William Steinmetz (1847 - 1903)

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Birthplace: Newport, Kentucky, USA
Death: Died
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About William Steinmetz

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private William Steinmetz, United States Army, for gallantry in the charge of the volunteer storming party on 22 May 1863, while serving with Company G, 83d Indiana Infantry, in action at Vicksburg, Mississippi.

General Orders: Date of Issue: July 12, 1894

Action Date: May 22, 1863

Service: Army

Rank: Private

Company: Company G

Division: 83d Indiana Infantry

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September 2, 1847
Newport, Kentucky, USA
June 10, 1903
Age 55
Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, USA