About Edward Stanley
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Corporal Edward Stanley, United States Army, for gallantry in action on 26 August 1869, while serving with Company F, 8th U.S. Cavalry, in action at Seneca Mountain, Arizona Territory.
General Orders: Date of Issue: March 3, 1870
Action Date: August 26, 1869
Company: Company F
Division: 8th U.S. Cavalry