MURPHY, DANIEL J. - Medal of Honor Recipient

Rank and organization:   Sergeant, Company F, 19th Massachusetts Infantry.
Place and date:   At Hatchers Run, Va., 27 October 1864. Entered service at: Lowell, Mass.

Birth:   Philadelphia, Pa.

Date of issue:   1 December 1864.

Citation:   Capture of flag of 47th North Carolina 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)