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O'NEILL, STEPHEN

oneill stephen

Took up the colors from the hands of the color bearer who had been shot down and bore them through the remainder of the battle.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Corporal (highest rank: Ordance Sergeant Ret.) Company E, 7th U.S. Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1863 St. Johns, New Brunswick, Canada

Citation

Took up the colors from the hands of the color bearer who had been shot down and bore them through the remainder of the battle.