Illustration by Art Seiden

Florida Atlantic University Libraries

Jewish Recipients of the Congressional Medal of Honor:

A Judaica Collection Exhibit


Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient

DAVID ORBANSKY

CIVIL WAR


Rank and organization: Private, Company B, 58th Ohio Infantry
Places and dates: At Shiloh, Tennessee, Vicksburg, Mississippi, etc.
1862 and 1863
Birth: Prussia
Date of issue: 2 August, 1879


CITATION

Exceptional gallantry and heroism in many actions.


This exhibit was prepared by Seymour "Sy" Brody, of Delray Beach, Florida, editor of JWV's "The Jewish Veteran," and author of Jewish Heroes of America and its sequel, Jewish Heroes and Heroines of America, © 1996. The illustrations are by Art Seiden of Woodmere, New York, a professional artist with over 300 books to his credit.


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S.E. Wimberly Library



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