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JOHNSON, FOLLETT

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Voluntarily exposed himself to the fire of a Confederate sharpshooter, thus drawing fire upon himself and enabling his comrade to shoot the sharpshooter.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Corporal Company H, 60th New York Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1864 Brasher, St. Lawrence County, New York

Citation

Voluntarily exposed himself to the fire of a Confederate sharpshooter, thus drawing fire upon himself and enabling his comrade to shoot the sharpshooter.