John D. Terry
Sergeant, Company E, 23d Massachusetts Infantry, U.S. Army. Awarded for actions at New Bern, NC.
March 14, 1862
Born September 3, 1845, in Montville ME, he joined the service from Boston, MA, in September 1861.
Citation: In the thickest of the fight, where he lost his leg by a shot, still encouraged the men until carried off the field.