of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
WHERRY, WILLIAM M.
Rank and Organization: First Lieutenant, Company D, 3d U.S. Reserve Missouri
Infantry. Place and Date: At Wilsons Creek, Mo., 10 August 1861. Entered Service
At: St. Louis, Mo. Born: 13 September 1836, St. Louis, Mo. Date Of Issue:
30 October 1895.
Displayed conspicuous coolness and heroism in rallying troops that were recoiling under
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