FASNACHT, CHARLES H. - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Sergeant, Company A, 99th Pennsylvania Infantry.
Place and date:   At Spotsylvania, Va., 12 May 1864.

Entered service at:   ?.

Birth:   Lancaster County, Pa.

Date of issue:   2 April 1878.

Citation:   Capture of flag of 2nd Louisiana Tigers (C.S.A.) in a hand-to-hand contest.

This data was extracted from the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, U.S. Senate, Medal of Honor Recipients: 1863-1973 (Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1973)