MADDEN, WILLIAM - Medal of Honor Recipient

Rank and organization. Sergeant, Company E, 8th New York Cavalry. Place and date: At Waynesboro, Va., 2 March 1865.

Entered service at:   Fairport, N.Y.

Birth:   Niagara, N.Y.

Date of issue:   26 March 1865.

Citation:   Recapture of Gen. Crook's headquarters 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)