of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
CLAUSEN, CHARLES H.
Rank and Organization: First lieutenant, Company H, 61st Pennsylvania Infantry. Place
and Date: At Spotsylvania, Va., 12 May 1864. Entered Service At: Philadelphia,
Pa. Birth: Philadelphia, Pa. Date of Issue: 25 June 1892.
Although severely wounded, he led the regiment against the enemy, under a terrific
fire, and saved a battery from capture.
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