NUTTING, LEE - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Captain, Company C., 61st New York Infantry.
Place and date:   At Todds Tavern, Va., 8 May 1864.

Entered service at:   ?.

Birth:   Orange County, N.Y.

Date of issue:   21 August 1893.

Citation:   Led the regiment in charge at a critical moment under a murderous fire until he fell desperately wounded.

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)