of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
EDGERTON, NATHAN H.
Rank and Organization: Lieutenant and Adjutant, 6th U.S. Colored Troops. Place
and Date: At Chapins Farm, Va., 29 September 1864. Entered Service At:
Philadelphia, Pa. Date of Issue: 30 March 1898.
Took up the flag after 3 color bearers had been shot down and bore it forward, though
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