of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
MAXHAM, LOWELL M.
Rank and Organization: Corporal, Company F, 7th Massachusetts Infantry. Place
and Date: At Fredericksburg, Va., 3 May 1863. Birth: Carver, Mass. Date Of
Issue: 24 August 1896.
Though severely wounded and in face of a deadly fire from the enemy at short range, he
rushed bravely forward and was among the first to enter the enemy's works on the crest of
Marye's Heights and helped to plant his regimental colors there.
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