GRINDLAY, JAMES G. - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Colonel, 146th New York Infantry.
Place and date:   At Five Forks, Va., 1 April 1865.

Entered service at:   Utica, N.Y.

Birth:   ?.

Date of issue:   14 August 1891.

Citation:   The first to enter the enemy's works, where he captured 2 flags.

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)