of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
SACRISTE, LOUIS J.
Rank and Organization: First Lieutenant, Company D, 116th Pennsylvania Infantry.
Place and Date: At Chancellorsville, Va., 3 May 1863. At Auburn, Va., 14 October
1863. Entered Service At: Philadelphia, Pa. Born: 15 June 1843, New Castle
County, Del. Date Of Issue: 3I January 1889.
Saved from capture a gun of the 5th Maine Battery. Voluntarily carried orders which
resulted in saving from destruction or capture the picket line of the 1st Division, 2d
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