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John Harties Brown

Date of birth: 1834
Date of death: January 30, 1905
Burial location: Arlington, Virginia
Place of Birth: Canada, New Brunswick
Home of record: Charlestown Massachusetts


Medal of Honor

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Awarded for actions during the Civil War

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Captain (Infantry) John Harties Brown, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 30 November 1864, while serving with Company D, 12th Kentucky Infantry, in action at Franklin, Tennessee, for capture of flag.

General Orders: Date of Issue: February 13, 1865

Action Date: November 30, 1864

Service: Army

Rank: Captain

Company: Company D

Division: 12th Kentucky Infantry