Thomas Anderson (Medal of Honor)

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Thomas Anderson
Born (1841-07-12)July 12, 1841
Centre County, Pennsylvania
Died September 8, 1912(1912-09-08) (aged 71)
Place of burial Dunkard Cemetery (Lone Pine, Pennsylvania)
Allegiance United States United States of America
Service/branch USArmy flag.jpg United States Army
Union Army
Rank Corporal
Unit Company I, 1st West Virginia Cavalry
Battles/wars American Civil War
Awards Medal of Honor ribbon.svg Medal of Honor

Thomas Anderson (July 12, 1841 – September 8, 1912) was an American soldier who received the Medal of Honor for valor during the American Civil War.

Biography[edit]

Anderson served in the American Civil War under the 1st West Virginia Cavalry for the Union Army.

Medal of Honor citation[edit]

Citation:

Capture of Confederate flag.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Thomas Anderson". Medal of Honor recipients. Military Times. Retrieved February 18, 2012. 

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