Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served during the Civil War as a Private in Company H, 13th Ohio Volunteer Cavalry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at Petersburg, Virginia on July 30, 1864. His citation reads "When about entering upon the charge, this soldier, then but 15 years old, was cautioned not to go in, as he had not been mustered. He indignantly protected and participated in the charge, his left arm being crushed by a shell and amputated soon afterward." His Medal was awarded to him on January 27, 1865.
Nira Didama Carter Bachmann
1855–1927 (m. 1873)