of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
KEEN, JOSEPH S.
Rank and Organization: Sergeant, Company D, 13th Michigan Infantry. Place and
Date: Near Chattahoochee River, Ga., 1 October 1864. Entered Service At:
Detroit, Mich. Born: 24 July 1843, England. Date of Issue: 4 August 1899.
While an escaped prisoner of war within the enemy's lines witnessed an important
movement of the enemy, and at great personal risk made his way through the enemy's lines
and brought news of the movement to Sherman's army.
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