Medal of Honor Recipients
Corporal, Company A, 45th Pennsylvania Infantry. Entered service at: Howard, Pa. Birth: Center County, Pa.
Citation: Capture of flag of 6th Virginia Infantry (C.S.A.). Front of Petersburg, Va., 30 July 1864.
Date of issue: 1 October 1864.
Corporal, Company B, 45th Pennsylvania Infantry. Entered service at: -----. Birth: Lancaster County, Pa.
Citation: At Spotsylvania, Va., 18 May 1864, seized the colors, the color bearer having been shot, and with great gallantry succeeded in saving them from capture.
Date of issue: 2 March 1897.
Source: The U.S. Army Center of Military History.
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