of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
TERRY, JOHN D.
Rank and Organization: Sergeant, Company E, 23d Massachusetts Infantry. Place
and Date: At New Bern, N.C., 14 March 1862. Entered Service At: Boston, Mass. Birth:
Montville, Maine. Date Of Issue: 12 October 1867.
In the thickest of the fight, where he lost his leg by a shot, still encouraged the men
until carried off the field.
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