of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
CUMMINGS, AMOS J.
Rank and Organization: Sergeant Major, 26th New Jersey Infantry. Place and
Date: At Salem Heights, Va., 4 May 1863. Entered Service At: Irvington, N.J. Born:
15 May 1841, Conklin, N.Y. Date of Issue: 28 March 1894.
Rendered great assistance in the heat of the action in rescuing a part of the field
batteries from an extremely dangerous and exposed position.
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