of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
WHITEHEAD, JOHN M.
Rank and Organization: Chaplain, 15th Indiana Infantry. Place and Date:
At Stone River, Tenn., 31 December 1862. Entered Service At: Westville, Ind. Born:
6 March 1823, Wayne County, Ind. Date Of Issue: 4 April 1898.
Went to the front during a desperate contest and unaided carried to the rear several
wounded and helpless soldiers.
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