Anthony Taylor (1837 - 1894)

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Birthplace: Burlington, NJ, USA
Death: Died
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About Anthony Taylor

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to First Lieutenant (Cavalry) Anthony Taylor, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 20 September 1863, while serving with Company A, 15th Pennsylvania Cavalry, in action at Chickamauga, Georgia. First Lieutenant Taylor held out to the last with a small force against the advance of superior numbers of the enemy.

General Orders: Date of Issue: December 4, 1893

Action Date: September 20, 1863

Service: Army

Rank: First Lieutenant

Company: Company A

Division: 15th Pennsylvania Cavalry

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October 11, 1837
Burlington, NJ, USA
May 21, 1894
Age 56
Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA