TORGLER, ERNST - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Sergeant, Company G, 37th Ohio Infantry Place and date: At Ezra Chapel, Ga., 28 July 1864.

Entered service at:   ?.

Birth:   Germany.

Date of issue:   10 May 1894.

Citation:   At great hazard of his life he saved his commanding officer, then badly wounded, from capture.

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)