of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
BROWN, EDWARD, JR.
Rank and Organization: Corporal, Company G, 62d New York Infantry. Place and
Date: At Fredericksburg and Salem Heights, Va., 3-4 May 1863. Entered Service At:
New York, N.Y. Born: 6 July 1841, Ireland. Date of Issue: 24 November 1880.
Severely wounded while carrying the colors, he continued at his post, under fire, until
ordered to the rear.
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