Paul Frederick Straub

Paul Frederick Straub

Death 25 Nov 1937 (aged 72)
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Dubuque, Dubuque County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 7673655 · View Source
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Congressional Medal of Honor recipient. Served as a Surgeon, 36th Infantry, U.S. Volunteers. At Alos, Zambales, Luzon, Philippine Islands, December 21, 1899 Surgeon Straub’s Company was under a heavy enemy fire attack. Exposing himself to the enemy in repelling with pistol fire an at risk of his own life, went to rescue a wounded officer and carried him to safety. Surgeon Paul F. Straub was awarded the Medal of Honor from President Theodore Roosevelt on October 6, 1906.

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