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Frank Emil Fesq
Birth: Apr. 1, 1840
Braunschweig
Braunschweiger Stadtkreis
Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), Germany
Death: May 6, 1920
Orange
Essex County
New Jersey, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served during the Civil War as a Private in Company A, 40th New Jersey Volunteer Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at Petersburg, Virginia on April 2, 1865. His citation reads "Capture of flag of 18th North Carolina (C.S.A.) within the enemy's works". His Medal was awarded to him on May 10, 1865. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Bergmann Fesq (1842 - 1931)*
 
 Children:
  Louise J. Fesq (1866 - 1954)*
  Louis P. Fesq (1875 - 1938)*
  Elizabeth Carline Fesq Hoffman (1878 - 1958)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rosedale Cemetery
Orange
Essex County
New Jersey, USA
Plot: Section S, Lot 78
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Dec 06, 1998
Find A Grave Memorial# 4094
Frank Emil Fesq
Added by: Leon Edmund Basile
 
Frank Emil Fesq
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
Frank Emil Fesq
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
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Honoring your heroism and service for the preservation of the Union
- Wagon Master
 Added: Mar. 10, 2017
Thank you, sir for your gallant service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: May. 6, 2016
In Remembrance.
- Dr. Don Marsh
 Added: May. 6, 2016
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