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 Lewis Morgan

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Lewis Morgan Famous memorial

Birth
Delaware County, Ohio, USA
Death 27 Oct 1864 (aged 27–28)
Dinwiddie County, Virginia, USA
Burial Dinwiddie County, Virginia, USA
Plot 3142
Memorial ID 8699415 View Source

Civil War Medal of Honor Recipient. Born in 1836, at Delaware County, Ohio, he served as a Sergeant in Company I, 4th Ohio Infantry, Union Army. In actions with the Confederate General Robert E. Lee's forces at Spotsylvania Courthouse, Virginia, on May 12, 1864, Sergeant Morgan captured the flag from the enemy's works. He was later killed at the Battle of Hatcher's Run, during the Siege of Petersburg, Virginia and posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor on December 1, 1864.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: E. Dinger
  • Added: 29 Apr 2004
  • Find a Grave Memorial 8699415
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/8699415/lewis-morgan : accessed ), memorial page for Lewis Morgan (1836–27 Oct 1864), Find a Grave Memorial ID 8699415, citing Poplar Grove National Cemetery, Dinwiddie County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .