ROBINSON, THOMAS - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Private, Company H, 81st Pennsylvania Infantry.
Place and date:   At Spotsylvania, Va., 12 May 1864.

Entered service at:   Tamaqua, Pa.

Birth:   Ireland.

Date of issue:   1 December 1864.

Citation:   Capture of flag in a hand_to_hand conflict.

This data was extracted from the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, U.S. Senate, Medal of Honor Recipients: 1863-1973 (Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1973)