BOON, HUGH P. - Medal of Honor Recipient

Rank and organization:   Captain, Company B, 1st West Virginia Cavalry.
Place and date:   At Sailors Creek, Va., 6 April 1865.

Entered service at:   ?. Born: 28 July 1831, Washington, Pa.

Date of issue:   3 May 1865.

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)