MANNING, JOSEPH S. - Medal of Honor Recipient

Rank and organization:   Private, Company K, 29th Massachusetts Infantry. Place and date. At Fort Sanders, Knoxville, Tenn., 29 November 1863. Entered service at:?.

Birth:   Ipswich, Mass.

Date of issue:   1 December 1864.

Citation:   Capture of flag of 16th Georgia Infantry (C.S.A.).

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)