1st Lieutenant John Warden
Rank and organization: Corporal, Company E, 55th Illinois Infantry
Place and date: Vicksburg, Mississippi, May 22, 1863
Entered service at: Lemont, Illinois
Birth: Cook County, Illinois
Date of issue: September 2, 1893
Citation: Gallantry in the charge of the "volunteer storming party" in a charge against Confederate ammunition barges.
Note: His award was credited to the State of Illinois.
Washington Soldier's Home Cemetery