KAUTZ, AUGUST - Medal of Honor Recipient

Rank and organization:   Corporal, Company H, 15th New York Heavy Artillery.
Place and date:   At Five Forks, Va., 1 April 1865.

Entered service at:   New York, N.Y.

Birth:   Germany.

Date of issue:   10 May 1865.

Citation:   Capture of battle flag.

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)