CROSIER, WILLIAM H. H. - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Sergeant, Company G, 149th New York Infantry.
Place and date:   At Peach Tree Creek, Ga., 20 July 1864. Entered service at: Skaneateles, N.Y.

Birth:   Skaneateles, N.Y.

Date of issue:   12 January 1892.

Citation:   Severely wounded and ambushed by the enemy, he stripped the colors from the staff and brought them back into the line.

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)