James Martinus Schoonmaker Photo

James Martinus Schoonmaker

Born: Jun 30, 1842

Death: Oct 11, 1927

Birthplace: Pittsburgh

Nationality: United States

James Martinus Schoonmaker

Date of Birth : Jun 30, 1842
Date of Death : Oct 11, 1927
Birth Place : Pittsburgh

James Martinus Schoonmaker, Sr., was a German American Colonel in the Union Army in the American Civil War and a vice-president of the Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad. He received the Medal of Honor for gallantry at the Third Battle of Winchester on September 19, 1864.

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