William Keller (Medal of Honor)
|William G. Keller|
April 19, 1876|
Buffalo, New York
|Died||September 20, 1963(aged 87)|
|Place of burial||Lake View Cemetery, Cleveland, Ohio|
|Allegiance||United States of America|
|Service/branch||United States Army|
|Unit||Company F, 10th U.S. Infantry|
|Awards||Medal of Honor|
Keller was born April 19, 1876 in Buffalo, New York and entered the army from same location. He was sent to the Spanish–American War with Company F, 10th U.S. Infantry as a private where he received the Medal of Honor for assisting in the rescue of wounded while under heavy enemy fire.
Medal of Honor citation
Rank and organization: Private, Company F, 10th U.S. Infantry. Place and date: At Santiago de Cuba, 1 July 1898. Entered service at: Buffalo, N.Y. Birth: Buffalo, N.Y. Date of issue: 22 June 1899.
Gallantly assisted in the rescue of the wounded from in front of the lines and under heavy fire of the enemy.
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