FRANTZ, JOSEPH - Medal of Honor Recipient

Rank and organization:   Private, Company E, 83d Indiana Infantry. Place and date: At Vicksburg, Miss., 2,2 May 1863.

Entered service at:   Osgood, Ind.

Birth:   France.

Date of issue:   13 August 1894. Citation. Gallantry in the charge of the "volunteer storming party."

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)