Ernest Veuve, Medal of Honor

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Ernest Veuve

Also Known As: "George", "Ernest"
Birthdate: (73)
Birthplace: New Castle, Switzerland
Death: July 17, 1916 (69-77)
Place of Burial: Missoula, Missoula, Montana, USA
Immediate Family:

Husband of Anna Veuve
Father of Alina Brisbin

Managed by: Shirley Marie Caulk
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About Ernest Veuve, 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 Farrier Ernest Veuve, United States Army, for gallant manner in which he faced a desperate Indian on 3 November 1874, while serving with Company A, 4th U.S. Cavalry, in action at Staked Plains, Texas.

General Orders: Date of Issue: October 13, 1875

Action Date: November 3, 1874

Service: Army

Rank: Farrier

Company: Company A

Division: 4th U.S. Cavalry

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Ernest Veuve, Medal of Honor's Timeline

March 19, 1843
New Castle, Switzerland
July 17, 1916
Age 73
Missoula, Missoula, Montana, USA