STURGEON, JAMES K. - Medal of Honor Recipient

Rank and organization:   Private, Company F, 46th Ohio Infantry. Place and date: At Kenesaw Mountain, Ga., 15 June 1864.

Entered service at:   ?.

Birth:   Perry County, Ohio.

Date of issue:   2 January 1895.

Citation:   Advanced beyond the lines, and in an encounter with 3 Confederates shot 2 and took the other prisoner.

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)