CREED, JOHN - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Private, Company D, 23d Illinois Infantry. Place and date: At Fishers Hill, Va., 22 September 1864.

Entered service at:   Chicago, Ill.

Birth:   Ireland.

Date of issue:   6 October 1864.

Citation:   Capture of flag.

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)