CART, JACOB - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Private, Company A, 7th Pennsylvania Reserve Corps.
Place and date:   At Fredericksburg, Va., 13 December, 1862. Entered service at:?.

Birth:   Carlisle, Pa.

Date of issue:   25 November 1864.

Citation:   Capture of flag of 19th Georgia Infantry (C.S.A.), wresting it from the hands of the color bearer.

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)