RIDDELL, RUDOLPH - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Lieutenant, Company I, 61st New York Infantry.
Place and date:   At Sailors Creek, Va., 6 April 1865.

Entered service at:   Hamilton, N.Y.

Birth:   Hamilton, N.Y.

Date of issue:   10 May 1865.

Citation:   Captured the flag of the 6th Alabama Cavalry (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)