[ Medal of Honor Citation ]
Thaddeus S Smith
Organization: Company E, 6th Pennsylvania Reserve Infantry
Entered Service: unknown
Birth: Franklin County, Pa.
Date Medal Issued: 5 May 1900.
Date of Action: 2 July 1863.
Place of Action: Gettysburg, Pa.
Was 1 of 6 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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