• Gaines' Mill battlefield -- Watt House area

    Richmond

    National Battlefield Park Virginia

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.
* indicates photograph online

Barnes, William H.

Beaty, Powhatan *

Bronson, James H.

Fleetwood, Christian A. *

Gardiner, James *

Harris, James H. *

Hawkins, Thomas R. *

Hilton, Alfred B.

Holland, Milton M. *

James, Miles

Kelly, Alexander *

Pinn, Robert A. *

Ratcliff, Edward

Veal, Charles

Did You Know?

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Prior to the 1864 battle, some participants called the 1862 engagement at Gaines' Mill the battle of Cold Harbor. When the armies fought here a second time, Cold Harbor was used to name the later engagement.