[ Medal of Honor Citation ]
Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain[more about him]
Organization: 20th Maine Infantry
Entered Service: Brunswick, Maine.
Birth: 8 September 1828, Brewer Maine.
Date Medal Issued: 11 August 1893.
Date of Action: 2 July 1863.
Place of Action: Gettysburg, Pa.
Daring heroism and great tenacity in holding his position on the Little Round Top against repeated assaults, and carrying the advance position on the Great Round Top.
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