FALLS, BENJAMIN F. - Medal of Honor Recipient

Rank and organization:   Color Sergeant, Company A, 19th Massachusetts Infantry.
Place and date:   At Gettysburg, Pa., 3 July 1863. Entered service at: Lynn, Mass. Birth. Portsmouth, N.H. Date of issue. December 1864.

Citation:   Capture of flag.

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)