YOUNG, BENJAMIN F. - Medal of Honor Recipient

Rank and organization:   Corporal, Company I, 1st Michigan Sharpshooters.
Place and date:   At Petersburg, Va., 17 June 1864.

Entered service at:   Canada. Born: 1844, Canada.

Date of issue:   % December 1864.

Citation:   Capture of flag of 35th North Carolina 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)