ROWAND, ARCHIBALD H., JR. - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Private, Company K, 1st West Virginia Cavalry.
Place and date:   Winter of 1864_65.

Entered service at:   Pittsburgh, Pa. Born: 6 March 1845, Philadelphia, Pa.,

Date of issue:   3 March 1873.

Citation:   Was 1 of 2 men who succeeded in getting through the enemy's lines with dispatches to Gen. Grant.

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)