About Thomas Sullivan
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Thomas Sullivan, United States Army, for conspicuous bravery in action against Indians concealed in a ravine on 29 December 1890, while serving with Company E, 7th U.S. Cavalry, in action at Wounded Knee Creek, South Dakota.
General Orders: Date of Issue: December 17, 1891
Action Date: December 29, 1890
Company: Company E
Division: 7th U.S. Cavalry