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Sidney Haight
Birth: Aug. 21, 1847
Reading
Hillsdale County
Michigan, USA
Death: Sep. 17, 1918
Reading
Hillsdale County
Michigan, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor recipient. He entered the Union Army at Goodland, Michigan and served as a Corporal in Company E, 1st Michigan Sharpshooters. At the Battle of Petersburg, Virginia, on July 30, 1864, instead of retreating he exposed himself to Confederate fire, remaining in the captured position and deliberately returned fire until the enemy was close upon him. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
West Reading Cemetery
Reading
Hillsdale County
Michigan, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 41.83237, -84.8085
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Oct 08, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7961510
Sidney Haight
Added by: Don Morfe
 
Sidney Haight
Added by: Don Morfe
 
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- Heavenly Peace
 Added: Aug. 21, 2016

- Tracey Reid
 Added: Aug. 21, 2015
Thank you for your GLORIOUS service to our country.I live just down the road from your boyhood home on Haight Road. What an honor for me.Rest in Peace, Soldier.
- betty dove
 Added: Mar. 13, 2015
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