WOOD, H. CLAY - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   First Lieutenant, 11th U.S. Infantry. Place and date: At Wilsons Creek, Mo., 10 August 1861.

Entered service at:   Winthrop, Maine.

Birth:   Winthrop, Maine.

Date of issue:   28 October 1893.

Citation:   Distinguished gallantry.

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)