Date of Incident06/25/1876
ConflictIndian Wars 1817- 1898
IncidentThe Battle of Little Big Horn 6/25/1876 - 6/26/1876
UnitCompany H, 7th Cavalry Regiment
StatusWounded in Action
Private Windolph received his Purple Heart for being wounded during The Battle of Little Bighorn (June 25-26 1876) during the Indian Wars. He was presented the award on his 95th birthday, 11 December 1946.
This narrative was written and researched by Hall of Honor Staff.