SCHORN, CHARLES - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Chief Bugler, Company M, 1st West Virginia Cavalry.
Place and date:   At Appomattox, Va., 8 April 1865.

Entered service at:   Mason City, W. Va.

Birth:   Germany.

Date of issue:   3 May 1865.

Citation:   Capture of flag of the Sumter Flying Artillery (C.S.A.).

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)