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Jacob Gellert Frick
Birth: Jan. 23, 1825
Northumberland
Northumberland County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Mar. 5, 1902
Pottsville
Schuylkill County
Pennsylvania, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Colonel in the Union Army in the 129th Pennsylvania Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on December 13, 1862 at Fredericksburg, Virginia and on May 3, 1863 at Chancellorsville, Virginia. His citation reads "At Fredericksburg seized the colors and led the command through a terrible fire of cannon and musketry. In a hand-to-hand fight at Chancellorsville, recaptured the colors of his regiment." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouses:
  Catharine S. Schuyler Frick (1827 - 1864)*
  Priscilla H. McGinnes Frick (1840 - 1891)*
 
 Children:
  George Augustus Frick (____ - 1873)*
  Sallie Schuyler Frick (1856 - 1857)*
  James Cameron Frick (1860 - 1864)*
  John C. Frick (1864 - 1864)*
  Mason Mitchell Frick (1869 - 1901)*
  Thomas Percy Frick (1874 - 1874)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Presbyterian Cemetery
Pottsville
Schuylkill County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Lot 346 (Half way up the hill)
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Feb 21, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7202351
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