of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
SMITH, JOSEPH S.
Rank and Organization: Lieutenant Colonel and Commissary of Subsistence, 2d Army
Corps. Place and Date: At Hatchers Run, Va., 27 October 1864. Entered Service
At: Maine. Birth: Wiscasset, Maine. Date Of Issue: 25 May 1892.
Led a part of a brigade, saved 2 pieces of artillery, captured a flag, and secured a
number of prisoners.
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