HORAN, THOMAS - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization. Sergeant, Company E, 72d New York Infantry. Place and date: At Gettysburg, Pa., 2 July 1863.

Entered service at:   Dunkirk, N.Y.

Birth:   ?.

Date of issue:   5 April 1898.

Citation:   In a charge of his regiment this soldier captured the regimental flag of the 8th Florlda Infantry (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)