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Thomas H. Forsyth
Birth: Dec. 17, 1842
Hartford
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Mar. 22, 1908
San Diego
San Diego County
California, USA

Indian Campaigns Congressional Medal of Honor recipient. He served in the United States Army as a First Sergeant with Company M, 4th United States Cavalry. His Medal of Honor action occurred on November 25, 1876, at Powder River, Wyoming. His citation (issued July 14, 1891) reads: "Though dangerously wounded, he maintained his ground with a small party against a largely superior force after his commanding officer had been shot down during a sudden attack and rescued that officer and a comrade from the enemy." (bio by: Lawrence Hildebrand) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Mary Elizabeth Strickland Forsyth (1850 - 1937)*
 
 Children:
  Clara Wharton Forsyth Fisher (1871 - 1951)*
  Mary Elizabeth Forsyth Barrett (1874 - 1940)*
  George Alexander Forsyth (1885 - 1972)*
  Mable Agnes Forsyth Hartigan (1887 - 1928)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Hope Cemetery
San Diego
San Diego County
California, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Lawrence Hildebrand
Record added: May 28, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11047626
Thomas H. Forsyth
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Thomas H. Forsyth
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