PLANT, HENRY E. - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Corporal, Company F, 14th Michigan Infantry.
Place and date:   At Bentonville, N.C., 19 March 1865.

Entered service at:   Cockery, Mich.

Birth:   Oswego County, N.Y.

Date of issue:   27 April 1896.

Citation:   Rushed into the midst of the enemy and rescued the colors, the color bearer having fallen mortally wounded.

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)