Soldiers all; portraits and sketches of the men of the AEF. . AUGUST STEIDL, Sergeant, Company A, 26th Infantry, 1st Division.Cited for extraordinary heroism in action from July18 to 23, 1918. Steidl showed exceptional bravery and control overhis platoon while advancing through enemy machine-gun and artillery fire before reaching his final ob-jective, which he took, in spite of wounds, gas, andshell shock. For further acts of extraordinary heroism he wasawarded the Croix de Guerre with Palm, and theMedaille Militaire. f 277 ]. © GRADY PARRISH, Sergeant, Company G, 167th Infantry, 4<2nd Divi
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