STANLEY, DAVID S. - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Major General, U.S. Volunteers.
Place and date:   At Franklin, Tenn., 30 November 1864.

Entered service at:   Congress, Wayne County, Ohio. Born: 1 June 1828, Cedar Valley, Ohio.

Date of issue:   29 March 1893.

Citation:   At a critical moment rode to the front of one of his brigades, reestablished its lines, and gallantly led it In a successful assault.

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)