LANFARE, AARON S. - Medal of Honor Recipient

Rank and organization:   First Lieutenant, Company B, 1st Connecticut Cavalry.
Place and date:   At Sailors Creek, Va., 6 April 1865. Entered service at: Branford, Conn.

Birth:   Branford, Conn.

Date of issue:   3 May 1865.

Citation:   Capture of flag of 11th Florida 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)