[ Medal of Honor Citation ]
Major and AAG
Oliver D Greene[more about him]
Organization: US Army [VI Corps]
Entered Service: Scott, N.Y.
Birth: 25 January 1833, Scott, N.Y.
Date Medal Issued: 13 December 1893.
Date of Action: 17 September 1862.
Place of Action: Antietam, Md.
Formed the columns under heavy fire and put them into position.
(more about this award below)
More about this award: He was MGen William B Franklin's Assistant Adjutant General and Chief of Staff - VI Army Corps - at Antietam. He is mentioned, as are most of Gen Franklin's staff, in the General's report on the battle - but not specifically for his actions there.
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