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Peter Martin Boehm
Birth: Feb. 10, 1845
Albany
Albany County
New York, USA
Death: Jun. 14, 1914
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served in the Civil War as a Second Lieutenant in Company K, 15th New York Volunteer Cavalry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at Dinwiddie Courthouse, Virginia on March 31, 1865. His citation reads “While acting as aide to General Custer, took a flag from the hands of color bearer, rode in front of a line that was being driven back and, under a heavy fire, rallied the men, re-formed the line, and repulsed the charge”. His Medal was awarded on December 15, 1898. (bio by: Russ) 
 
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  Ada F Weiland Boehm (1857 - 1928)
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 2 Lot 3674
 
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Record added: Jan 27, 2002
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Peter Martin Boehm
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