REED, CHARLES W. - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Bugler, 9th Independent Battery, Massachusetts Light Artillery.
Place and date:   At Gettysburg, Pa., 2 July 1863. Entered service at: ?.

Birth:   Charlestown, Mass.

Date of issue:   16 August 1895.

Citation:   Rescued his wounded captain from between the lines.

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)