of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
O'BEIRNE, JAMES R.
Rank and Organization: Captain, Company C, 37th New York Infantry. Place and
Date: At Fair Oaks, Va., 31 May and 1 June 1862. Entered Service At: New York. Birth:
Ireland. Date Of Issue: 20 January 1891.
Gallantly maintained the line of battle until ordered to fall back.
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