of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
BURBANK, JAMES H.
Rank and Organization: Sergeant, Company K, 4th Rhode Island Infantry. Place
and Date: At Blackwater, near Franklin, Va., 3 October 1862. Entered Service At:
Providence, R.I. Born: 5 January 1838, Holland. Date of Issue: 27 July 1896.
Gallantry in action while on detached service on board the gunboat Barney.
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