b. 04/02/1839 Phoenixville, Pennsylvania. d. 04/02/1917 Phoenixville, Pennsylvania.
DATE OF MOH ACTION: 14/01/1864 Crosby's Creek, Tennessee.
Anderson served in the American Civil War in Company M, 15th Pennsylvania Cavalry for the Union Army. He received the Medal of Honor on December 3, 1894. He is the grandson of Isaac Anderson (congressman).
Captured, single-handed, Confederate Brig. Gen. Robert B. Vance during a charge upon the enemy.
BURIAL LOCATION: MORRIS CEMETERY, PHOENIXVILLE, PENNSYLVANIA.
SECTION H, LOT 19, TRACT 2.