Thomas Kelly

Auction house sells Pvt. Thomas Kelly’s Medal of Honor for $15k

Army Pvt. Thomas Kelly was awarded the Medal of Honor for his heroism in the Spanish American War. Particularly, during the battle of San Juan Hill. The same battle as Theodore Roosevelt and the Rough Riders have famously been depicted in. It is unclear how the medal made its way from around Kelly’s neck in …

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