Bruno Albert Forsterer Photo

Bruno Albert Forsterer

Born: Jul 14, 1869

Death: Jun 13, 1957

Birthplace: KA¶nigsberg

Nationality: Germany

Bruno Albert Forsterer

Date of Birth : Jul 14, 1869
Date of Death : Jun 13, 1957
Birth Place : KA¶nigsberg

Bruno Albert Forsterer was a U.S. Marine Sergeant who received the Medal of Honor for actions during the Philippine American War for "distinguished conduct in the presence of the enemy at Samoa, Philippine Islands, April 1, 1899." His Medal of Honor was awarded by President Theodore Roosevelt, by General Order No 55, dated July 19, 1901. Forsterer joined the Marine Corps from Boston in November 1896, and was honorably discharged 13 years later.

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