Julien Edmond Victor Gaujot
Colonel, United States Army
at Keweenaw, Michigan, October 22, 1874, he earned the while serving as Captain, Troop K, 1st United States Cavalry,
at Aqua Prieta, Mexico, on April 13, 1911. The Medal was issued to him
on November 23, 1915.
He remained in the Army, dying on April 7, 1938. He was buried in Section 6 of Arlington National Cemetery.
Photo Courtesy of The Home of Heroes
GAUJOT, JULIEN E.
Rank and organization: Captain, Troop K, 1st U.S. Cavalry. Place and date: At Aqua Prieta, Mexico, 13 April 1911. Entered service at: Williamson, West Virginia. Birth: Keweenaw, Michigan. Date of issue: 23 November 1912.
Crossed the field of fire to obtain the permission
of the rebel commander to receive the surrender of the surrounded forces
of Mexican Federals and escort such forces, together with 5 Americans held
as prisoners, to the American line.
Photo Courtesy of Raymond L. Collins
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