Michael A. Dillon
Private, Company G, 2d New Hampshire Infantry, U.S. Army. Awarded for actions at Williamsburg, VA, in May and at Oak Grove, VA, in June 1862.
May 05, 1862
Dillon was born in Chelmsford, MA, on September 29 1839, and enlisted into the 2nd New Hampshire Infantry. He died on October 6, 1904 and was buried at Arlington National Cemetery.
Citation: Bravery in repulsing the enemy’s charge on a battery, at Williamsburg, VA. At Oak Grove, VA, crawled outside the lines and brought in important information.