Sergeant Alexander U. McHale
Rank and organization: Corporal, Company H, 26th Michigan Infantry
Place and date: At Spotsylvania Courthouse, Virginia, May 12, 1864
Entered service at: Muskegon, Michigan
Born: 1842, Ireland
Date of issue: January 11, 1900
Citation: Captured a Confederate color in a charge, threw the flag over in front of the works, and continued in the charge upon the enemy.
Washington Soldier's Home Cemetery