|Otto A. Boehler|
|Born||October 15, 1873|
|Died||October 15, 1915(aged 42)|
|Place of birth||Germany|
|Place of burial||
St. Mary's Catholic Church,|
|Allegiance||United States of America|
|Service/branch||United States Army|
|Unit||Young's Scouts, 1st North Dakota Volunteer Infantry|
|Awards||Medal of Honor,|
Otto Boehler was born October 15, 1873 in Germany.
Medal of Honor citationEdit
Rank and Organization: Private, Company I, 1st North Dakota Volunteer Infantry. Place and Date: Near San Isidro, Philippine Islands, May 16, 1899. Entered Service At: Wahpeton, N. Dak. Birth: Germany. Date of Issue: May 17, 1906.
With 21 other scouts charged across a burning bridge, under heavy fire, and completely routed 600 of the enemy who were entrenched in a strongly fortified position.
- "Photo of Grave site of MOH Recipient Otto Boehler at www.homeofheroes.com Home of Heroes". http://www.homeofheroes.com/gravesites/states/pages_af/boehler_otto_mn.html. Retrieved October 4, 2010.
- "Home of Heroes". http://www.homeofheroes.com/moh/citations_1900_wars/pi_boehler.html. Retrieved October 4, 2010.
- "Otto Boehler". Claim to Fame: Medal of Honor recipients. Find a Grave. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=8656035. Retrieved 2007-11-21.
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