STEVENS, HAZARD - Medal of Honor Recipient

Rank and organization:   Captain and Assistant Adjutant General, U.S. Volunteers.
Place and date:   At Fort Huger, Va., 19 April 1863. Entered service at: Olympia, Washington Territory. Born: 9 June 1842, Newport, R.I.

Date of issue:   13 June 1894.

Citation:   Gallantly led a party that assaulted and captured the fort.

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)