of the United States
in the name of
takes pleasure in presenting the
Medal of Honor
SMITH, THADDEUS S.
Rank and Organization: Corporal, Company E, 6th Pennsylvania Reserve Infantry. Place
and Date: At Gettysburg, Pa., 2 July 1863. Birth: Franklin County,
Pa. Date Of Issue: 5 May 1900.
Was 1 of 6 volunteers who charged upon a log house near the Devil's Den, where a squad
of the enemy's sharpshooters were sheltered, and compelled their surrender.
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