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Bernard Albert Strausbaugh
Birth: Jan. 25, 1831
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Nov. 5, 1864
Beverly
Burlington County
New Jersey, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He enlisted in the 3rd Maryland (US) Volunteer Infantry on August 15, 1861, and was mustered in as 1st Sergeant of Company A. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at Petersburg, Virginia on June 17, 1864. His citation reads "Recaptured the colors of 2nd Pennsylvania Provisional Artillery". Sergeant Strausbaugh was wounded in action, and died in the General Military Hospital in Beverly, New Jersey. His Medal was posthumously awarded to him on December 1, 1864, less than a month after his death. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Anna Nancy Bingham Strausbaugh (1791 - 1846)
 
 Siblings:
  Tobias Strausbaugh (1815 - 1884)*
  Catherine M. Strausbaugh Noel (1821 - 1886)*
  Bernard Albert Strausbaugh (1831 - 1864)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
BARNARD A
STRASBAUGH

MEDAL OF HONOR
Serg Co A
3 MD Inf
Nov 5 1864
 
Burial:
Beverly National Cemetery
Beverly
Burlington County
New Jersey, USA
Plot: Section 1, Site 102
 
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Record added: Jan 15, 2001
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Bernard Albert Strausbaugh
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
Bernard Albert Strausbaugh
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