CUSTER, THOMAS W. - Medal of Honor Recipient


First Award

Rank and organization:   Second Lieutenant, Company B, 6th Michigan Cavalry.
Place and date:   At Namozine Church, Va., 10 May 1863.

Entered service at:   Monroe, Mich.

Birth:   New Rumley, Ohio.

Date of issue:   3 May 1865. Second award.

Citation:   Capture of flag on 10 May 1863.

Second Award

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)