CHRISTIANCY, JAMES I. - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   First Lieutenant, Company D, 9th Michigan Cavalry.
Place and date:   At Hawes Shops, Va., 28 May 1864.

Entered service at:   Monroe County, Mich.

Birth:   Monroe County, Mich.

Date of issue:   10 October 1892.

Citation:   While acting as aide, voluntarily led a part of the line into the fight, and was twice wounded.

This data was extracted from the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, U.S. Senate, Medal of Honor Recipients: 1863-1973 (Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1973)