Medal of Honor: Charles F. Rand

2 09 2008

Rank: Private

Organization: Company K, 12th New York Infantry

Entered Service: Batavia, NY

Birth: Batavia, NY

Date Medal Issued: 23 October 1897

Date of Action: 18 July 1861

Place of Action: Blackburn’s Ford, VA

Citation: Remained in action when a part of his regiment broke in disorder, joined another company, and fought with it through the remainder of the engagement.

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