WELLS, THOMAS M. - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Chief Bugler, 6th New York Cavalry. Place and date: At Cedar Creek, Va., 19 October 1864.

Entered service at:   DeKalb, N.Y.

Birth:   Ireland.

Date of issue:   26 October 1864.

Citation:   Capture of colors of 44th Georgia Infantry (C.S.A.).

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)