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Christian Albert
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Personal Information
Born: June 13, 1842(1842-06-13)
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Died: April 16, 1922 (aged 79)
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Allegiance: United States of America
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Branch: United States Army
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Rank: Private
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Unit: Company G, 47th Ohio Infantry
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Battles: American Civil War
*Battle of Vicksburg
Awards: Medal of Honor
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Christian Albert (June 13, 1842– April 16, 1922) was an American soldier who was awarded the Medal of Honor for valor during the American Civil War.

Biography[]

Albert was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1833. While a Private in Company G of the 47th Ohio Infantry, he distinguished himself at the Battle of Vicksburg on May 22, 1863.

He is buried in Reading Protestant Cemetery in Reading, Ohio.

Medal of Honor citation[]

Rank and organization: Private, Company G, 47th Ohio Infantry. Place and date: At Vicksburg, Miss., May 22, 1863. Entered service at: ------. Birth: Cincinnati, Ohio. Date of issue: August 10, 1895.

Citation:

Gallantry in the charge of the "volunteer storming party."

See also[]

  • List of Medal of Honor recipients
  • List of American Civil War Medal of Honor recipients: A–F
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