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Theodore Mitchell
Birth: May 5, 1835
Death: Mar. 2, 1910

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor recipient for service during the Civil War. Served in Company C, 61st Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, enlisting as a Private in Pittsburgh on August 1,1861. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery during the final Union Army assaults on Petersburg, Virginia on April 2, 1865. His citation reads "Capture of the flag of the Tennessee Brigade (C.S.A.)". He was promoted to corporal for his deed. His Medal was awarded to him on May 10, 1865. He was one of eight 61st Pennsylvania Infantry soldiers to be awarded the Medal of Honor for bravery during the Civil War (the others being 1st Lieutenant Charles H. Clausen, Corporal Joseph Fisher, Corporal John C. Matthews, Private Milton Matthews, Captain George W. Mindil, Major Robert L. Orr, and Sergeant Sylvester D. Rhodes).(Additional information by Russ Dodge) (bio by: Joyce) 
 
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Woodland Cemetery
Cleveland
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Joyce
Record added: Jan 29, 2002
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