BUCKLES, ABRAM J. - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Sergeant, Company E, 19th Indiana Infantry. Place and date: At Wilderness, Va., 5 May 1864.

Entered service at:   Muncie, Ind.

Birth:   Delaware County, Ind.

Date of issue:   4 December 1893.

Citation:   Though suffering from an open wound, carried the regimental colors until again 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)