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Heinrich Hoffman
December 23, 1836(1836-12-23) – 1894 (aged 57–58)
Allegiance United States of America
Service/branch Union Army
Rank Corporal
Unit Company M, 2nd Ohio Cavalry
Battles/wars American Civil War
*Battle of Sayler's Creek, Virginia
Awards Medal of Honor

Heinrich Hoffman was born on December 23, 1836. He served in the American Civil War, and was a Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Corporal in the Union Army in Company M, 2nd Ohio Cavalry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on April 6, 1865 at the Battle of Sayler's Creek, Virginia.

Medal of Honor citation

His citation reads "Capture of flag."

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