TAYLOR, FORRESTER L. - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Captain, Company H, 23d New Jersey Infantry.
Place and date:   At Chancellorsville. Va., 3 May 1863.

Entered service at:   ?.

Birth:   Philadelphia, Pa.

Date of issue:   2 November 1896.

Citation:   At great risk voluntarily saved the lives of and brought from the battlefield 2 wounded comrades.

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)