of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
COYNE, JOHN N.
Rank and Organization: Sergeant, Company B, 70th New York Infantry. Place and
Date: At Williamsburg, Va., 5 May 1862. Entered Service At: New York, N.Y. Born:
14 November 1839, New York, N.Y. Date of Issue: 18 April 1888.
Capture of a flag after a severe hand-to-hand contest; was mentioned in orders for his
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