LUTHER, JAMES H. - Medal of Honor Recipient

Rank and organization:   Private, Company D, 7th Massachusetts Infantry.
Place and date:   At Fredericksburg, Va., 3 May 1863.

Entered service at:   ?.

Birth:   Dighton, Mass.

Date of issue:   28 June 1890.

Citation:   Among the first to jump into the enemy's rifle pits, he himself captured and brought out three prisoners.

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)