ROWE, HENRY W. - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Private, Company I, 11th New Hampshire Infantry.
Place and date:   At Petersburg, Va., 17 June 1864.

Entered service at:   Candia, N.H. Born: April 1840, Candia, N.H.

Date of issue:   1 December 1864.

Citation:   With 2 companions, he rushed and disarmed 27 enemy pickets, capturing a stand of flags.

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)