Back to recipients

McGOUGH, OWEN

recipient-no-image

Through his personal exertions under a heavy fire, one of the guns of his battery was brought off the field; all the other guns were lost.

Read More...

Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Corporal Battery D, 5th U.S. Artillery

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1861 Monaghan, Ireland

Citation

Through his personal exertions under a heavy fire, one of the guns of his battery was brought off the field; all the other guns were lost.