William Lord (Medal of Honor)
February 13, 1841|
|Died||August 4, 1915
New York City, New York
|Place of burial||Lutheran All Faiths Cemetery, Middle Village, New York|
|Allegiance||United States of America
||United States Army
|Unit||Company C, 40th Massachusetts Infantry|
|Battles/wars||American Civil War|
|Awards||Medal of Honor|
Medal of Honor citation
Rank and organization: Musician, Company C, 40th Massachusetts Infantry. Place and date: At Drurys Bluff, Va., May 16, 1864. Entered service at. Lawrence, Mass. Birth: England. Date of issue. April 4, 1898.
Went to the assistance of a wounded officer lying helpless between the lines, and under fire from both sides removed him to a place of safety.
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- "WILLIAM LORD" entry". Medal of Honor recipients: American Civil War. United States Army Center of Military History. June 8, 2009. Retrieved 2008-03-13.
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