b. 15/08/1830 Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. d. 20/01/1909 Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.
DATE OF MOH ACTION: 27/06/1863 Shelbyville, Tennessee.
Davis was born in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania in August 1830. He joined the Army from Harrisburg in September 1861, and was discharged in September 1864. He is one of two recipients of the Civil War Medal of Honor from Dauphin County, Pennsylvania. He is interned at Harrisburg Cemetery.
Led one of the most desperate and successful charges of the war.
BURIAL LOCATION: HARRISBURG CEMETERY, HARRISBURG, PENNSYLVANIA.
Section A-2, Lot 23