SCOFIELD, DAVID H. - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Quartermaster Sergeant, Company K. 5th N.Y., U.S. Cavalry.
Place and date:   At Cedar Creek, Va., 19 October 1864. Entered service at: ?.

Birth:   Mamaroneck, N.Y.

Date of issue:   26 October 1864.

Citation:   Capture of flag of 13th Virginia 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)