Historical records matching Pvt. Samuel Kenyon, Medal of Honor
About Pvt. Samuel Kenyon, Medal of Honor
Capture of battle flag.
Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He entered the Union Army at Augusta, New York. He served as a Quartermaster Sergeant. He was awarded the CMOH as a Private in Company B, 24th New York Cavalry for action on April 6, 1865 at Deatonsville (Sailor's Creek), Virginia. His citation reads "Capture of battle flag.
Pvt. Samuel Kenyon, Medal of Honor's Timeline
Cayuga County New York
Herkimer County New York
Lakeview Cemetery Richfield Springs Otsego County New York