KNOWLES, ABIATHER J. - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Private, Company D, 2d Maine Infantry. Place and date: At Bull Run, Va., 21 July 1861,

Entered service at:   ?. Born: 15 March 1830, LaGrange, Maine.

Date of issue:   27 December 1894.

Citation:   Removed dead and wounded under heavy fire.

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)