SESTON, CHARLES H. - Medal of Honor Recipient

Rank and organization:   Sergeant, Company I, 11th Indiana Infantry. Place and date: At Winchester, Va., 19 September 1864.

Entered service at:   New Albany, Ind.

Birth:   New Albany, Ind.

Date of issue:   6 April 1865.

Citation:   Gallant and meritorious service in carrying the regimental colors.

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)