Recipient Detail

 

MACARTHUR, ARTHUR, JR.

Rank: First Lieutenant/Adjutant
Organization: U.S. Army
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Division: 24th Wisconsin Infantry
Born: Springfield, Mass.
Departed: Yes
Entered Service At: Milwaukee, Wis.
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Date of Issue:  
Accredited To:
Place / Date: At Missionary Ridge, Tenn., 25 November 1863
 
 


MACARTHUR, ARTHUR, JR. Photo
 
Citation

Seized the colors of his regiment at a critical moment and planted them on the captured works on the crest of Missionary Ridge.