About Charles A Taggart
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Charles A. Taggart, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 6 April 1865, while serving with Company B, 37th Massachusetts Infantry, in action at Deatonsville (Sailor's Creek), Virginia, for capture of flag.
General Orders: Date of Issue: May 10, 1865
Action Date: April 6, 1865
Company: Company B
Division: 37th Massachusetts Infantry