William H. Raymond
Second Lieutenant, United States Army
the Medal of Honoron March 10, 1896, for service at the
Battle of Gettysburg on July 3, 1863 while serving as a Corporal with Company
A, 108th New York Volunteer Infantry. He was born in Penfield, New York
on May 30, 1844.
He died on December 7, 1906 and was buried
in Section 2 of Arlington National Cemetery. His wife, Olive A. Raymond,
who died on December 15, 1913 is buried alongside him.
RAYMOND, OLIVE A W/O WILLIAM H
Rank and organization: Corporal, Company A, 108th New York Infantry. Place and date: At Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, 3 July 1863. Entered service at: Penfield, New York. Birth: Penfield, New York. Date of issue: 10 March 1896
Voluntarily and under a severe fire brought a box of ammunition to his comrades on the skirmish line.
Photo courtesy of Raymond L. Collins