Took the flag from the wounded color bearer and carried it in the charge over the Confederate works, in which charge he also captured the colors of the 56th Virginia (C.S.A.) bringing off both flags in safety.
Christopher W Wilson
At Spotsylvania, Va
Civil War (Union)
Company E, 73d New York Infantry
12 May 1864
United States of America
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