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 Peter Sype

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Peter Sype

  • Birth 11 Oct 1841 Monroe County, Michigan, USA
  • Death 20 Apr 1923 Monroe, Monroe County, Michigan, USA
  • Burial Monroe, Monroe County, Michigan, USA
  • Memorial ID 7945113

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor recipient. Served as a Private in Company B, 47th Ohio Infantry. At the Battle of Vicksburg, Mississippi on May 3, 1863, he was a member of a party that volunteered and attempted to run the enemy's batteries with a steam tug and two barges loaded with ammunition stores.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
  • Added: 4 Oct 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7945113
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Peter Sype (11 Oct 1841–20 Apr 1923), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7945113, citing Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, Monroe, Monroe County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .