ELLIS, HORACE - Medal of Honor Recipient

Rank and organization:   Private, Company A, 7th Wisconsin Infantry. Place and date: At Weldon Railroad, Va., 21 August 1864.

Entered service at:   Chippewa Falls, Wis.

Birth:   Mercer County, Pa.

Date of issue:   December 1864.

Citation:   Capture of flag of 16th Mississippi (C.S.A.).

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)