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.


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

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Capture of Confederate flag.[1]

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

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