REID, ROBERT - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Private, Company G, 48th Pennsylvania Infantry.
Place and date:   At Petersburg, Va., 17 June 1864.

Entered service at:   Pottsville, Pa.

Birth:   Scotland.

Date of issue:   1 December 1864.

Citation:   Capture of flag of 44th Tennessee Infantry (C.S.A.).

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)