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Thomas Belcher
Birth: 1834
Penobscot County
Maine, USA
Death: May 22, 1898
Kennebec County
Maine, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He entered the service at Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine. He served as a Private in the Union Army in Company I, 9th Maine Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for action on September 29, 1864 at Chapin's Farm, Virginia. The medal was issued on April 6, 1865. His citation reads "Took a guidon from the hands of the bearer, mortally wounded, and advanced with it nearer to the battery than any other man." According to his death certificate he is buried in a cemetery in Togus, Maine. (bio by: Don Morfe) 
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Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Aug 22, 2004
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