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John Schnitzer
Birth: unknown
Death: Oct. 26, 1904

Indian Wars Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served in the United States Army in the Wars with the Plains Indians as a Wagoner for Troop G, 4th United States Cavalry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at Horseshoe Canyon, New Mexico on April 23, 1882. His citation reads simply "Assisted, under a heavy fire, to rescue a wounded comrade". His Medal was awarded to him on August 17, 1896. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
Burial:
Fort Bayard National Cemetery
Fort Bayard
Grant County
New Mexico, USA
Plot: SECTION A ROW O SITE 43
 
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Record added: Dec 23, 2002
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- bob tarte
 Added: Oct. 14, 2013
His death date is right on the headstone - OCTOBER 26, 1904 !!!!!!!
-Anonymous
 Added: Apr. 22, 2011

- James Stalcup
 Added: Feb. 15, 2010
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