Medal of Honor Recipients
Listing of USCT Medal of Honor Recipients at New Market Heights.
See the Medal of Honor that these men received.
Click on each name for a full description.
Did You Know?
Of the 12,738 reported Federal casualties for the battle of Cold Harbor, nearly one in six belonged to a heavy artillery regiment. These units earned the nickname “Red Leg Infantry” because the facings on their uniforms were scarlet, rather than the regulation sky-blue of the regular infantry.