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RICHARDSON, WILLIAM

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Having been captured and taken to the rear, Richardson made his escape, rejoined the Union lines, and furnished information of great importance as to the enemy's position and the approaches thereto.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Private Company A, 2d Ohio Cavalry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1865 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio

Citation

Having been captured and taken to the rear, Richardson made his escape, rejoined the Union lines, and furnished information of great importance as to the enemy's position and the approaches thereto.