SHILLING, JOHN - Medal of Honor Recipient

Rank and organization:   First Sergeant, Company H, 3d Delaware Infantry.
Place and date:   At Weldon Railroad, Va., 21 August 1864. Entered service at: Felton, Del. Born: 15 February 1832, England.

Date of issue:   6 September 1864.

Citation:   Capture of flag.

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)