13th Pennsylvania Reserves/
Medal of Honor Recipient
JAMES B. THOMPSON
Sergeant, Company G, 1st Pennsylvania Rifles. Entered service at: Perrysville, Pa. Birth: Juniata County, Pa.
Citation: Capture of flag of 15th Georgia Infantry (C.S.A.). At Gettysburg, Pa., 3 July 1863.
Date of issue: 1 December 1864.
Source: The U.S. Army Center of Military History.
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