RILEY, THOMAS - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Private, Company D, 1st Louisiana Cavalry. Place and date: At Fort Blakely, Ala., 4 April 1865.

Entered service at:   ?.

Birth:   Ireland.

Date of issue:   8 June 1865.

Citation:   Captured the flag of the 6th Alabama Cavalry.

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)