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William Steinmetz

  • Birth 2 Sep 1847 Newport, Campbell County, Kentucky, USA
  • Death 10 Jun 1903 Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA
  • Burial Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA
  • Memorial ID 8613282

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Corporal in the Union Army in Company G, 83d Indiana Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on May 22, 1863 at Vicksburg, Mississippi. His citation reads "Gallantry in the charge of the "volunteer storming party."

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  • Originally Created by: Don Morfe
  • Added: 8 Apr 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8613282
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for William Steinmetz (2 Sep 1847–10 Jun 1903), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8613282, citing Wesleyan Cemetery, Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .