SCOTT, ALEXANDER - Medal of Honor Recipient

Rank and organization:   Corporal, Company D, 10th Vermont Infantry. Place and date: At Monocacy, Md., 9 July 1864.

Entered service at:   Winooski, Vt.

Birth:   Canada.

Date of issue:   28 September 1897.

Citation:   Under a very heavy fire of the enemy saved the national flag of his regiment from capture.

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)