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

SIMON SUHLER

(CHARLES GARDNER IN THE ARMY)
INDIAN WARS

Rank and organization: Private, Company H, 6th United States Cavalry
Places and dates: At Sappa Creek, Kansas, 23 April, 1875
Entered Service at: San Francisco, California, 15 October, 1866
Birth: Carlisle, New York
Date of issue: 16 November, 1876


CITATION

For outstanding bravery and gallantry in action against the Indians.


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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