RAMSBOTTOM, ALFRED - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   First Sergeant, Company K, 97th Ohio Infantry.
Place and date:   At Franklin, Tenn., 30 November 1864.

Entered service at:   ?.

Birth:   Delaware County, Ohio.

Date of issue:   24 February 1865.

Citation:   Captured the flag of the 2d Mississippi Infantry (C.S.A.), in a hand_to_hand fight with the color bearer.

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)