COLE, GABRIEL - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Corporal, Company I, 5th Michigan Cavalry. Place and date: At Winchester, Va., 19 September 1864.

Entered service at:   New Salem, Mich.

Birth:   Chenango County, N.Y.

Date of issue:   27 September 1864.

Citation:   Capture of flag, during which he was wounded in the leg.

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)