CLANCY, JAMES T. - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Sergeant, Company C, 1st New Jersey Cavalry.
Place and date:   At Vaughn Road, Va., 1 October 1864.

Entered service at:   ?.

Birth:   Albany, N.Y.

Date of issue:   3 July 1865.

Citation:   Shot the Confederate Gen. Dunovant dead during a charge, thus confusing the enemy and greatly aiding in his repulse.

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)