LUTES, FRANKLIN W. - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Corporal, Company D, 111th New York Infantry.
Place and date:   At Petersburg, Va., 31 March 1865.

Entered service at:   ?.

Birth:   Oneida County, N.Y.

Date of issue:   3 April 1865.

Citation:   Capture of flag of 41st Alabama Infantry (C.S.A.), together with the color bearer and one of the color guard.

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)