CAREY, JAMES L. - Medal of Honor Recipient

Rank and organization:   Sergeant, Company G, 10th New York Cavalry. Place and date: At Appomattox Courthouse, Va., 9 April 1865. Entered service at: ?

Birth:   Onondaga County, N.Y.

Date of issue:   Unknown.

Citation:   Daring bravery and urging the men forward in a charge.

This data was extracted from the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, U.S. Senate, Medal of Honor Recipients: 1863-1973 (Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1973)