|James H. Luther|
|Born||January 24, 1841|
|Died||March 3, 1916(aged 75)|
|Place of birth||Dighton, Massachusetts|
United States of America|
United States Army|
|Unit||Company D, 7th Massachusetts Infantry|
|Battles/wars||American Civil War|
|Awards||Medal of Honor|
Medal of Honor citationEdit
Rank and organization: Private, Company D, 7th Massachusetts Infantry. Place and date: At Fredericksburg, Va., May 3, 1863. Entered service at: ------. Birth: Dighton, Mass. Date of issue: June 28, 1890.
Among the first to jump into the enemy's rifle pits, he himself captured and brought out three prisoners.
- This article incorporates from websites or documents of the United States Army Center of Military History.
- ""JAMES H. LUTHER" entry". Medal of Honor recipients: American Civil War. United States Army Center of Military History. June 8, 2009. http://www.history.army.mil/html/moh/civwaral.html. Retrieved 2008-03-13.
- "James H. Luther". Claim to Fame: Medal of Honor recipients. Find a Grave. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=8201323. Retrieved 2008-07-02.
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