of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
GILMORE, JOHN C.
Rank and Organization: Major, 16th New York Infantry. Place and Date: At
Salem Heights, Va., 3 May 1863. Entered Service At: Potsdam, N.Y. Birth:
Canada. Date of Issue: 10 October 1892.
Seized the colors of his regiment and gallantly rallied his men under a very severe
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