Henry G. Schwer


Company B, 119th Infantry.  For extraordinary heroism in action near Bellicourt, France, September 29-30, 1918.  During an attack by his regiment [Private Schwer] was wounded, but continued his work as stretcher bearer throughout the night, refusing to be evacuated while able to render assistance to his comrades.  Home address, Berry F. Schwer, father, Falmouth, Ky.