Recipient Detail

 

WHITEHEAD, JOHN M.

Rank: Chaplain
Organization: U.S. Army
Company: 15th Indiana Infantry
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Born: 6 March 1823, Wayne County, Ind.
Departed: Yes
Entered Service At: Westville, Ind.
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Place / Date: At Stone River, Tenn., 31 December 1862
 
 


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Citation

Went to the front during a desperate contest and unaided carried to the rear several wounded and helpless soldiers.