LEONARD, WILLIAM E. - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Private, Company F, 85th Pennsylvania Infantry.
Place and date:   At Deep Bottom, Va., 16 April 1864.

Entered service at:   Jacksonville, Pa.

Birth:   Greene County, Pa.

Date of issue:   6 April 1865.

Citation:   Capture of battle 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)