FESQ, FRANK - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Private, Company A, 40th New Jersey Infantry.
Place and date:   At Petersburg, Va., 2 April 1865.

Entered service at:   Newark, N.J. Born: 4 April 1840, Germany.

Date of issue:   10 May 1865.

Citation:   Capture of flag of 18th North Carolina (C.S.A.) within the enemy's works.

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)