FLEETWOOD, CHRISTIAN A. - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Sergeant Major, 4th U.S. Colored Troops, Place and date: At Chapins Farm, Va., 29 September 1864.

Entered service at:   ?.

Birth:   Baltimore, Md.

Date of issue:   6 April 1865.

Citation:   Seized the colors, after 2 color bearers had been shot down, and bore them nobly through the fight.

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)