GERE, THOMAS P. - Medal of Honor Recipient

Rank and organization:   First Lieutenant and Adjutant, 5th Minnesota Infantry.
Place and date:   At Nashville, Tenn., 16 December 1864. Entered service at: ?.

Birth:   Chemung County, N.Y.

Date of issue:   24 February 1865.

Citation:   Capture of flag of 4th Mississippi (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)