WHEELER, DANIEL D. - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   First Lieutenant, Company G, 4th Vermont Infantry.
Place and date:   At Salem Heights, Va., 3 May 1863.

Entered service at:   Cavendish, Vt.

Birth:   Cavendish, Vt.

Date of issue:   28 March 1892.

Citation:   Distinguished bravery in action where he was wounded and had a horse shot from under him.

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)