KALTENBACH, LUTHER - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Corporal, Company F, 12th lowa Infantry. Place and date: At Nashville, Tenn., 16 December 1864.

Entered service at:   Honey Creek, lowa.

Birth:   Germany.

Date of issue:   24 February 1865.

Citation:   Capture of flag, of 44th Mississippi Infantry (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)