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HARTRANFT, JOHN

hartranft john f

Voluntarily served as an aide and participated in the battle after expiration of his term of service, distinguishing himself in rallying several regiments which had been thrown into confusion.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Colonel (highest rank: Brevet Major General) 4th Pennsylvania Militia

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1861 New Hanover Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania

Citation

Voluntarily served as an aide and participated in the battle after expiration of his term of service, distinguishing himself in rallying several regiments which had been thrown into confusion.