Recipient Detail

 

BURK, E. MICHAEL

Rank: Private
Organization: U.S. Army
Company: Company D
Division: 125th New York Infantry
Born: Ireland
Departed: Yes
Entered Service At: Troy, N.Y.
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Place / Date: At Spotslvania, Va., 12 May 1864
 
 


BURK, E. MICHAEL Photo
 
Citation

Capture of flag, seizing it as his regiment advanced over the enemy's works. He received a bullet wound in the chest while capturing flag.