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 Herman Pfisterer

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Herman Pfisterer

  • Birth 1 Apr 1866 Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
  • Death 6 Aug 1905 Vancouver, Clark County, Washington, USA
  • Burial Vancouver, Clark County, Washington, USA
  • Plot Section 4, Row E, Grave 448
  • Memorial ID 7867569

Spanish-American War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served in United States Army during the War with Spain as a Musician in Company H, 21st United States Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at Santiago, Cuba, on July 1, 1898. His citation reads "Gallantly assisted in the rescue of the wounded from in front of the lines and under heavy fire from the enemy". His Medal was awarded to him on June 22, 1899.

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  • Added: 14 Sep 2003
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Herman Pfisterer (1 Apr 1866–6 Aug 1905), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7867569, citing Fort Vancouver Military Cemetery, Vancouver, Clark County, Washington, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .