Schuyler County, Illinois








Illinois Civil War Medal of Honor Recipients

Nearly 100 of Illinois' Civil War Soldiers were awarded the Medal of Honor for acts of bravery and heroism. The names of the soldiers and their regiment are listed below. In addition to those in Illinois Regiments, Illinois was credited for service by a few members of the U. S. Navy.

More information about the Medal of Honor and the Awardees can be found at Medal of Honor Citations from the U. S. Army Center of Military History.



 

Name & Regiment

Allen, Abner P. 39th Illinois Infantry
Black, John C. 37th Illinois Infantry
Black, William P. 37th Illinois Infantry
Blodgett, Welis H. 37th Illinois Infantry
Bowen, Emmer 127th Illinois Infantry
Burritt, William W. 113th Illinois Infantry
Callahan, John H. 122nd Illinois Infantry
Capron, Horace Jr. 8th Illinois Cavalry
Carr, Eugene A. 3rd Illinois Cavalry
Churchill, Samuel J. 2nd Illinois Light Artillery
Colby, Carlos W. 97th Illinois Infantry
Cook, John H. 119th Illinois Infantry
Cox, Robert M. 55th Illinois Infantry
Creed, John 23rd Illinois Infantry
Darrough, John S. 113th Illinois Infantry
Davis, Martin K. 116th Illinois Infantry
Dickie, David 97th Illinois Infantry
Dunne, James Chicago Mercantile Battery, IL Artillery
Farquhar, John M. 89th Illinois Infantry
Fisher, John H. 55th Illinois Infantry
Fox, Henry 106th Illinois Infantry
Fraser, William W. 97th Illinois Infantry
Gage, Richard J. 104th Illinois Infantry
Geshwind, Nicholas 116th Illinois Infantry
Goldsbery, Andrew E. 127th Illinois Infantry
Gould, Newton T. 113rd Illinois Infantry
Haney, Milton L. 55th Illinois Infantry
Hapeman, Douglas 104th Illinois Infantry
Hardenbergh, Henry M. 39th Illinois Infantry
Henry, James 113th Illinois Infantry
Higgens, Thomas J. 99th Illinois Infantry
Hughland, Patrick 23th Illinois Infantry
Holland, Lemuel F. 104th Illinois Infantry
Houghton, George L. 104th Illinois Infantry
Howe, Orion P. 55th Illinois Infantry
Hyatt, Theodore 127th Illinois Infantry
Hymer, Samuel 115th Illinois Infantry
Johns, Elisha Jones 113th Illinois Infantry
Johnson, Andrew 116th Illinois Infantry
Josselyn, Simeon T. 13th Illinois Infantry
Kelley, Leverett M. 36th Illinois Infantry
Kloth, Charles H. Chicago Mercantile Battery, IL Artillery
Kretsinger, George Chicago Mercantile Battery, IL Artillery
Larrabee, James W. 55th Illinois Infantry
Lower, Robert A. 55th Illinois Infantry
Marsh, George 104th Illinois Infantry
McConnell, Samuel 119th Illinois Infantry
McCormick, Andrew 127th Illinois Infantry
McDonald, John Wade 20th Illinois Infantry
McGraw, Thomas 23rd Illinois Infantry
McGulre, Patrick Chicago Mercantile Battery, IL Artillery
McKeen, Nineveh S. 21th Illinois Infantry
Merrifield, James K. 88th Illinois Infantry
Miller, Henry A. 8th Illinois Infantry
Miller, Jacob C. 113th Illinois Infantry
Moore, Wilbur F. 117th Illinois Infantry
Morford, Jerome 55th Illinois Infantry
Murphy, Robinson B. 127th Illinois Infantry
Murphy, Thomas C. 31st Illinois Infantry
Marcellus J. Newman, 111th Illinois Infantry
Palmer, George H. 1st Illinois Cavalry
Payne, Thomas H. L. 37th Illinois Infantry
Pentzer, Patrick H. 97th Illinois Infantry
Pike, Edward M. 33rd Illinois Infantry
Post, Philip Sidney 59th Illinois Infantry
Powers, Wesley J. 147th Illinois Infantry
Putnam, Winthrop D. 77th Illinois Infantry
Rebman, George F. 119th Illinois Infantry
Rundle, Charles W. 116th Illinois Infantry

Sanford, Jacob 55th Illinois Infantry
Sheneck, Benjamin W. 116th Illinois Infantry
Shapland, John 104th Illinois Infantry
Slagle, Oscar 104th Illinois Infantry
Smalley, Reuben S. 104th Illinois Infantry
Spalding, Edward B. 52th Illinois Infantry
Sprague, Benona 116th Illinois Infantry
Stephens, William G. Chicago Mercantile Battery, IL Artillery
Stokes, George 122nd Illinois Infantry
Taylor, Henry H. 45th Illinois Infantry
Toomer, William 127th Illinois Infantry
Vernay, James D. 11th Illinois Infantry
Vifquain, Victor 97th Illinois Infantry
Ward, Thomas J. 116th Illinois Infantry
Warden, John 55th Illinois Infantry
Webber, Alason P. 86th Illinois Infantry
Wheaton, Loyd 8th Illinois Infantry
White, Patrick H. Chicago Mercantile Battery, IL Artillery
Whitmore, John 119th Illinois Infantry
Widick, Andrew J. 116th Illinois Infantry

Williams, Elwood N. 28th Illinois Infantry
Wood, Richard H. 97th Illinois Infantry



 U. S. Navy

Asten, Charles
Dow, Henry
Hyland, John
McCormick, Michael
Molloy, Hugh


 




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