|Years of service 1861 - 1865|
Rank Quartermaster sergeant
Died May 20, 1917
|Name Henry Bickford|
Awards Medal of Honor
|Born March 13, 1838
Ypsilanti, Michigan (1838-03-13) |
Service/branch United States Army Union Army
Battles/wars Battle of Waynesboro, Virginia
Place of burial Hartland, New York, United States
Battles and wars Battle of Waynesboro, Virginia
Allegiance United States of America
Henry H. Bickford (March 13, 1838 – May 20, 1917) was an American soldier who received the Medal of Honor for valor during the American Civil War.
Bickford enlisted in the Army from Hartland, New York in October 1861. He received the Medal of Honor on March 26, 1865, for his actions at the Battle of Waynesboro, Virginia. He mustered out with his regiment in June 1865.
Medal of Honor citation
Recapture of flag.