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Thomas Anderson
Birth: Jul. 12, 1841
Death: Sep. 8, 1912

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Corporal in the Union Army in Company I, 1st West Virginia Volunteer Cavalry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on April 8, 1865 at Appomattox Station, Virginia. His citation reads "Capture of Confederate flag." He was one of fourteen 1st West Virginia Cavalry soldiers to be awarded the Medal of Honor for bravery during the Civil War (the others being Corporal James F. Adams, Lieutenant Wilmon W. Blackmar, Captain Hugh P. Boon, Sergeant Richard Boury, Major Charles E. Capehart, Colonel Henry Capehart, 1st Sergeant Francis M. Cunningham, Commissary Sergeant William Houlton, Private Archibald Rowand, Chief Bugler Charles Schorn, Corporal Emisire Shahan, Sergeant Levi Shoemaker, and Private Daniel A. Woods). (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
Burial:
Dunkard Cemetery
Lone Pine
Washington County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Mar 02, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7226324
Thomas Anderson
Added by: Don Morfe
 
Thomas Anderson
Added by: Don Morfe
 
Thomas Anderson
Added by: Don Morfe
 
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- Sharon
 Added: Mar. 25, 2014
May GOD Bless you Thomas Anderson, CMOH as you have blessed us kin all so very well!
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie
 Added: Mar. 11, 2014

- BIRDMAN
 Added: Mar. 9, 2014
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