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About Thomas W. Stivers
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Thomas W. Stivers, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on June 25 & 26, 1876, while serving with Company D, 7th U.S. Cavalry, in action at Little Big Horn, Montana. Private Stivers voluntarily brought water to the wounded under fire.
General Orders: Date of Issue: October 5, 1878
Action Date: June 25 & 26, 1876
Company: Company D
Division: 7th U.S. Cavalry