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William Shaffer
Birth: 1841, Germany
Death: Jan. 2, 1910
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Indian Campaign Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Born in Germany, his true name was William Schaffer. He served as a Private in the Union Army in Company B, 8th US Calvary. Shaffer was awarded the CMOH for action between August 13 and October 31, 1868 in the vicinity of the Black Mountains, Arizona Territory. His citation reads "Bravery in scouts and actions against Indians". (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
Burial:
Los Angeles Odd Fellows Cemetery
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Avenue 19, Lot 27
 
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Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Jul 24, 2006
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William Shaffer
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William Shaffer
Added by: Don Morfe
 
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