CONBOY, MARTIN - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Sergeant, Company B, 37th New York Infantry.
Place and date:   At Williamsburg, Va., 5 May 1862.

Entered service at:   New York, N.Y.

Birth:   ?.

Date of issue:   11 October 1892.

Citation:   Took command of the company in action, the captain having been wounded, the other commissioned officers being absent, and handled it with skill and bravery.

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)