[ Medal of Honor Citation ]
Richard J Curran[more about him]
Organization: 33d New York Infantry
Entered Service: Seneca Falls, N.Y.
Birth: 4 January 1838, Ireland.
Date Medal Issued: 30 March 1898.
Date of Action: 17 September 1862.
Place of Action: Antietam, Md.
Voluntarily exposed himself to great danger by going to the fighting line there succoring the wounded and helpless and conducting them to the field hospital.
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