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Isaac Gause
Birth: Dec. 9, 1843
Death: Apr. 23, 1920

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. One of 7 Union soldiers of Jewish ethnicity to be awarded the CMOH for bravery during the Civil War. Served as a Corporal in Company E, 2nd Ohio Volunteer Cavalry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery near Berryville, Virginia on September 13, 1864. His citation reads “Capture of the colors of the 8th South Carolina Infantry while engaged in a reconnaissance along the Berryville and Winchester Pike”. His Medal was issued on September 19, 1864. He was one of six 2nd Ohio Cavalry soldiers to be awarded the Medal of Honor for bravery during the Civil War (the others being First Sergeant Albert A. Clapp, Corporal Henry Hoffman, Corporal John Hughey, Corporal Smith Larimer, and Private William R. Richardson). (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 17, Site 19595
 
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Originally Created by: Russ Dodge
Record added: Feb 05, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6157321
Isaac Gause
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Isaac Gause
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Isaac Gause
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Thank you sir for your gallant service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Apr. 23, 2016

- Rebecca Marden
 Added: Dec. 31, 2014
Thank You Isaac. Also to all, read his autobiography... an amazing read.
- john gause
 Added: Dec. 20, 2014
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