April 7, 1839|
|Died||August 6, 1902
|Allegiance||United States of America
|Service/branch||United States Army
|Years of service||1862 - 1863, 1865|
|Unit||Company A, 13th Vermont Infantry|
|Battles/wars||American Civil War|
|Awards||Medal of Honor|
Medal of Honor citation
Rank and organization: Captain, Company A, 13th Vermont Infantry. Place and date: At Gettysburg, Pa., July 2, 1863. Entered service at: Burlington, Vt. Birth: Ireland. Date of issue: October 28, 1893.
Gallantry in the recapture of 4 guns and the capture of 2 additional guns from the enemy; also the capture of a number of prisoners.
- This article incorporates public domain material from websites or documents of the United States Army Center of Military History.
- ""JOHN LONERGAN" entry". Medal of Honor recipients: American Civil War. United States Army Center of Military History. June 8, 2009. Retrieved 2008-03-13.
- "John Lonergan". Claim to Fame: Medal of Honor recipients. Find a Grave. Retrieved 2008-07-02.
- Vermont in the Civil War
- The Nationalist Article
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