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John Schiller
Original name: John Schilling
Birth: Mar. 7, 1830
Hessen, Germany
Death: Jun. 3, 1926
Queens County
New York, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Born in Germany on March 7, 1830, he served as a Private in Company E, 158th New York Volunteer Infantry. In the Battle of Chapin's Farm, Virginia, September 29, 1864, Private Schiller led an advance into the ditches in which the Confederate forces were entrenched. For extreme bravery, he was awarded the Medal of Honor on April 6, 1865. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
Cypress Hills National Cemetery
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Plot: Section 5, Grave 3
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Edward Cole
Record added: Jul 16, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5616878
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- Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War
 Added: Oct. 14, 2016
Many thanks for your heroic service to our country. To this day and many years to come, we will always remember the dedication and sacrifices that you and your brothers-in-arms made during that terrible war. RIP Hero
- John Haseltine
 Added: Aug. 1, 2016
Chaffin's Farm, Fort Harrison/Fort Burnham. Thank you, Soldier for your gallant service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Jun. 3, 2016
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