NORTON, JOHN R. - Medal of Honor Recipient

Rank and organization:   Lieutenant, Company M, 1st New York (Lincoln) Cavalry.
Place and date:   At Sailors Creek, Va., 6 April 1865. Entered service at:?.

Birth:   Ontario County, N.Y.

Date of issue:   3 May 1865.

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)