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LEWIS, HENRY

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Was one of a party that volunteered and attempted to run the enemy's batteries with a steam tug and two barges loaded with subsistence stores.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Corporal (highest rank: First Sergeant) Company B, 47th Ohio Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1863 Belleville, Wayne County, Michigan

Citation

Was one of a party that volunteered and attempted to run the enemy's batteries with a steam tug and two barges loaded with subsistence stores.