BRUTON, CHRISTOPHER C. - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Captain, Company C, 22d New York Cavalry. Place and date: At Waynesboro, Va., 2 March 1865.

Entered service at:   Riga, Monroe County, N.Y.

Birth:   ?.

Date of issue:   26 March 1865.

Citation:   Capture of Gen. Early's headquarters flag. Confederate national standard.

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)