Pvt Frank Berwald

Pvt Frank Berwald

Birth
Poland
Death 9 Oct 1936 (aged 85–86)
Burial Highland Falls, Orange County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 68836281 · View Source
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Private Frank Berwald was born in Poland in 1850

Unknown when he arrived in the United States, but was a blacksmith by trade.

Enlisted in the 7th U.S. Cavalry on 25 January 1873.

He was in Co. E 7th Cav. in the Battle of the Little Big Horn. At the start of the battle he was with the pack train a few miles in the rear. However, he saw battle on what is known as Reno Hill with, Marcus Reno and Frederick Benteen.


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New York
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  • Created by: Cindy
  • Added: 23 Apr 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 68836281
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Frank Berwald (1850–9 Oct 1936), Find a Grave Memorial no. 68836281, citing Catholic Cemetery, Highland Falls, Orange County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Cindy (contributor 15493917) .