SMITH, CHARLES H. - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Colonel, 1st Maine Cavalry.
Place and date:   At St. Mary's Church, Va., 24 June 1864.

Entered service at:   Maine.

Birth:   Hollis, Maine.

Date of issue:   11 April 1895.

Citation:   Remained in the fight to the close, although severely wounded.

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)