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SACRISTE, LOUIS

sacriste louis j

Saved from capture a gun of the 5th Maine Battery. Voluntarily carried orders which resulted in saving from destruction or capture the picket line of the 1st Division, 2d Army Corps.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army First Lieutenant (highest rank: Brevet Major) Company D, 116th Pennsylvania Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1863 New Castle County, Delaware

Citation

Saved from capture a gun of the 5th Maine Battery. Voluntarily carried orders which resulted in saving from destruction or capture the picket line of the 1st Division, 2d Army Corps.