COLLINS, THOMAS D. - Medal of Honor Recipient

Rank and organization:   Sergeant, Company H, 143d New York Infantry.
Place and date:   At Resaca, Ga., 15 May 1864.

Entered service at:   Liberty, Sullivan County, N.Y. Born: 14 August 1847, Neversink, N.Y.

Date of issue:   14 August 1896.

Citation:   Captured a regimental flag of the enemy.

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)