Abram Pye Haring MOH

b. 15/11/1840 New York. d. 22/02/1915 Montclair, New Jersey.

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 01/02/1864 Bachelor’s Creek, North Carolina.

Abram P Haring MOH

Civil War Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a First Lieutenant in the Union Army in Company G, 132d New York Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on February 1, 1864 at Bachelor’s Creek, North Carolina. His citation reads “With a command of 11 men, on picket, resisted the attack of an overwhelming force of the enemy.” He did not receive his Medal until June 28, 1890.

 

MOH CITATION:

With a command of 11 men, on picket, resisted the attack of an overwhelming force of the enemy.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: CANTERBURY PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH CEMETERY, CORNWALL, NEW YORK.

LOCATION OF MEDAL: BELIEVED TO BE FAMILY.

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