of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
SICKLES, WILLIAM H.
Rank and Organization: Sergeant, Company B, 7th Wisconsin Infantry. Place and
Date: At Gravelly Run, Va., 31 March 1865. Entered Service At: Columbia County,
Wis. Birth: Danube, N.Y. Date Of Issue: Unknown.
With a comrade, attempted capture of a stand of Confederate colors and detachment of 9
Confederates, actually taking prisoner 3 members of the detachment, dispersing the
remainder, and recapturing a Union officer who was a prisoner in hands of the detachment.
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