HADLEY, CORNELIUS M.
Organization: U.S. Army
Company: Company F
Division: 9th Michigan Cavalry
Born: 27 April 1838, Sandy Creek, Oswego County, N.Y.
Entered Service At: Adrian, Mich.
Date of Issue:
Place / Date: At siege of Knoxville, Tenn., 20 November 1863
With one companion, voluntarily carried through the enemy's lines important dispatches from Gen. Grant to Gen. Burnside, then besieged within Knoxville, and brought back replies, his comrade's horse being killed and the man taken prisoner.