Pvt. Joseph Wortick, Medal of Honor

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Joseph Wortick

Also Known As: "Wartick", "Wertick."
Birthdate: (72)
Birthplace: Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States
Death: April 07, 1910 (72)
Leon, Butler, Kansas, United States
Place of Burial: Leon, Butler, Kansas, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Simon Wortick and Margaret Ann Wartick
Husband of Nancy Elizabeth Wortick
Brother of Mary Ann Newland; Elizabeth Wartick; John Wortick; Anthony Wortick; Simon Wortick and 1 other

Managed by: Shirley Marie Caulk
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About Pvt. Joseph Wortick, 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 Private Joseph Wortick, United States Army, for gallantry in the charge of the volunteer storming party on 22 May 1863, while serving with Company A, 6th Missouri Infantry, in action at Vicksburg, Mississippi.

General Orders: Date of Issue: July 14, 1894

Action Date: May 22, 1863

Service: Army

Rank: Private

Company: Company A

Division: 6th Missouri Infantry

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Pvt. Joseph Wortick, Medal of Honor's Timeline

1837
November 20, 1837
Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States
1910
April 7, 1910
Age 72
Leon, Butler, Kansas, United States
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Leon, Butler, Kansas, United States