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SMITH, THADDEUS

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Was one of six 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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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Corporal Company E, 6th Pennsylvania Reserve Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1863 Cumberland, Franklin County, Pennsylvania

Citation

Was one of six 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.