CALLAHAN, JOHN H. - Medal of Honor Recipient

Rank and organization:   Private, Company B, 122d Illinois Infantry. Place and date: At Fort Blakely, Ala., 9 April 1865.

Entered service at:   Macoupin County, Ill.

Birth:   Shelby County, Ky.

Date of issue:   8 June 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)