of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
SPALDING, EDWARD B.
Rank and Organization: Sergeant, Company E, 52d Illinois Infantry. Place and
Date: At Pittsburg Landing, Tenn., 6 April 1862. Entered Service At: Rockford,
Winnebago County, Ill. Birth: Ogle County, Ill. Date Of Issue: 15 January
Although twice wounded, and thereby crippled for life, he remained fighting in open
ground to the close of the battle.
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