MOORE, WILBUR F. - Medal of Honor Recipient

Rank and organization:   Private, Company C, 117th Illinois Infantry.
Place and date:   At Nashville, Tenn., 16 December 1864. Entered service at: Lebanon, St. Clair County, Ill.

Birth:   Lebanon, St. Clair County, Ill.

Date of issue:   22 February 1865.

Citation:   Captured flag of a Confederate battery while far in advance of the Union lines.

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)