NEAHR, ZACHARIAH C. - Medal of Honor Recipient

Rank and organization:   Private, Company K, 142d New York Infantry. Place and date: At Fort Fisher, N.C., 16 January 1865.

Entered service at:   ?.

Birth:   Canajoharie, N.Y.

Date of issue:   11 September 1890.

Citation:   Voluntarily advanced with the head of the column and cut down the palisading.

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)