COLLINS, HARRISON - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization. Corporal, Company A, 1st Tennessee Cavalry. Place and date: At Richland Creek, Tenn., 24 December 1864.

Entered service at:   Cumberland Gap, Tenn. Born: 1834, Hawkins County, Tenn.

Date of issue:   24 February 1865.

Citation:   Capture of flag of Chalmer's Division (C.S.A.).

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)