Friends of Mount Moriah Cemetery, P.O. Box 5321, Philadelphia, PA 19142

Sylvester Hopkins Martin

Lieutenant Sylvester H. Martin, Company K, 88th Pennsylvania Infantry, at Weldon Railroad, Va., August 19, 1864.

Citation: Gallantly made a most dangerous reconnaissance, discovering the position of the enemy and enabling the division to repulse an attack made in strong force.

Plot: Section 204, Lot 17, Philadelphia, PA  GPS LAT 39.9329 LON -75.2351