*VON SCHLICK, ROBERT H.
Rank and Organization: Private, Company C, 9th U.S. Infantry. Place and
Date: At Tientsin, China, 13 July 1900. Entered Service at: San Erancisco,
Calif. Birth: Germany. Date of issue: Unknown.
Although previously wounded while carrying a wounded comrade to a place of safety,
rejoined his command, which partly occupied an exposed position upon a dike, remaining
there after his command had been withdrawn, singly keeping up the fire, and obliviously
presenting himself as a conspicuous target until he was literally shot off his position by