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Louis Jordan Bruner
Birth: Oct. 6, 1834
Monroe County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jan. 28, 1912
Portland
Jay County
Indiana, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Sergeant in the Union Army. He was awarded the Medal of Honor as a Private in Company H, 5th Indiana Cavalry for action on December 2, 1863 at Walker's Ford, Tennessee. His citation reads "Voluntarily passed through the enemy's lines under fire and conveyed to a battalion, then in a perilous position and liable to capture, information which enabled it to reach a point of safety." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Elias Bruner (1797 - 1870)
  Jincy Tarrant Bruner (1800 - 1840)
 
 Spouse:
  Caroline Pfeiffer Bruner (1856 - 1929)*
 
 Children:
  Carloulea Bruner Bennett (1892 - 1992)*
 
 Siblings:
  Henry Duncan Bruner (1821 - 1864)*
  Othniel Bruner (1822 - 1894)**
  William Bascome Bruner (1826 - 1901)**
  Margaret Bruner Bailiff (1826 - 1912)**
  John Bruner (1828 - 1913)*
  Jacob L. Bruner (1832 - 1913)*
  Louis Jordan Bruner (1834 - 1912)
  Hester Ann Bruner Everett (1843 - 1929)**
  Elias Bruner (1849 - 1907)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Green Park Cemetery
Portland
Jay County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Section 4
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Sep 19, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7879479
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