Isaac Gause

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Isaac Gause
Isaac Gause 1908.png
circa 1908 photo
Born (1843-12-09)December 9, 1843
Trumbull County, Ohio
Died April 23, 1920(1920-04-23) (aged 76)
Place of burial Arlington National Cemetery
Allegiance United States of America
Union
Service/branch United States Army
Union Army
Years of service 1861 - 1865
Rank Sergeant
Unit Company E, 2nd Ohio Cavalry
Battles/wars American Civil War
Awards Medal of Honor

Isaac Gause (December 9, 1843 – April 23, 1920) was a corporal in Union Army during the American Civil War and a recipient of the highest military decoration for valor in combat—the Medal of Honor—for having distinguished himself near Berryville, Virginia, on September 13, 1864.

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Gause's Medal of Honor

Citation:

Capture of the colors of the 8th South Carolina Infantry while engaged in a reconnaissance along the Berryville and Winchester Pike.

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