About Trustrim Connell
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Trustrim Connell, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 6 April 1865, while serving with Company I, 138th Pennsylvania 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 I
Division: 138th Pennsylvania Infantry