JACOBSON, EUGENE P. - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Sergeant Major, 74th New York Infantry. Place and date: At Chancellorsville, Va., 2 May 1863.

Entered service at:   New York, N.Y.

Birth:   ?.

Date of issue:   29 March 1865.

Citation:   Bravery in conducting a scouting party in front of the enemy.

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)