INSCHO, LEONIDAS H. - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Corporal, Company E, 12th Ohio Infantry. Place and date: At South Mountain, Md., 14 September 1862.

Entered service at:   Charleston, W. Va.

Birth:   Chatham, Ohio.

Date of issue:   31 January 1894.

Citation:   Alone and unaided and with his left hand disabled, captured a Confederate captain and 4 men.

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)