TRACY, CHARLES H.
Rank and Organization: Sergeant, Company A, 37th Massachusetts Infantry. Place
and Date: At Spotsylvania, Va., 12 May 1864; At Petersburg, Va., 2 April 1865. Entered
Service At: Springfield, Mass. Birth: Jewett City, Conn. Date Of Issue:
19 November 1897.
At the risk of his own life, at Spotsylvania, 12 May 1864, assisted in carrying to a
place of safety a wounded and helpless officer. On 2 April 1865, advanced with the
pioneers, and, under heavy fire, assisted in removing 2 lines of chevaux-de-frise; was
twice wounded but advanced to the third line, where he was again severely wounded, losing