81st Pennsylvania Volunteers
Medal of Honor Recipient
Private, Company H, 81st Pennsylvania Infantry. Entered service at: Tamaqua, Pa. Birth: Ireland.
Citation: Capture of flag in a hand-to-hand conflict at Spotsylvania, Va., 12 May 1864.
Date of issue: 1 December 1864.
Source: The U.S. Army Center of Military History.
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