LUCE, MOSES A. - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Sergeant, Company E, 4th Michigan Infantry. Place and date: At Laurel Hill, Va., 10 May 1864.

Entered service at:   Hillsdale, Mich. Born: 14 May 1842, Payson, Adams County, Ill.

Date of issue:   7 February 1895.

Citation:   Voluntarily returned in the face of the advancing enemy to the assistance of a wounded and helpless comrade, and carried him, at imminent peril, to a place of safety.

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)