Alchesay

Public Information

Name

Alchesay

Class

2001

Biography

(1853 – 1928) Sergeant, Indian Scouts. White Mountain Apache leader. Born 1853, died 1928. Served with General Crook. Widely respected, made several trips to confer with President of the United States. MOH issued 12 April 1875 for gallant conduct during campaigns and engagements with the Apaches during the years 1872-1873.

Medal of Honor Recipient

Yes