Recipient Detail

 

HORNE, SAMUEL B.

Rank: Captain
Organization: U.S. Army
Company: Company H
Division: 11th Connecticut Infantry
Born: 3 March 1843, Ireland
Departed: Yes
Entered Service At: Winsted, Conn.
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Place / Date: At Fort Harrison, Va., 29 September 1864
 
 


HORNE, SAMUEL B. Photo
 
Citation

While acting as an aide and carrying an important message, was severely wounded and his horse killed but delivered the order and rejoined his general.