| Conesus, New York|
April 30, 1899
| Second Lieutenant|
Medal of Honor
| United States of America|
Company G, 8th New York Cavalry
Battle of Waynesboro
American Civil War
Battle of Waynesboro, Virginia, American Civil War
United States Army
Andrew Kuder Wikipedia
Andrew Kuder (1838 - April 30, 1899) was an American soldier who fought in the American Civil War. Kuder received his country's highest award for bravery during combat, the Medal of Honor. Kuder's medal was won for capturing the flag during the Battle of Waynesboro on March 2, 1865. He was honored with the award on March 26, 1865.
Kuder was born in Groveland, New York, entered service in Rochester, and was buried in Conesus, New York.
The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Second Lieutenant Andrew Kuder, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 2 March 1865, while serving with Company G, 8th New York Cavalry, in action at Waynesboro, Virginia, for capture of flag.