Recipient Detail

 

SCHNEIDER, GEORGE

Rank: Sergeant
Organization: U.S. Army
Company: Company A
Division: 3d Maryland Veteran Infantry
Born: Baltimore, Md.
Departed: Yes
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Place / Date: At Petersburg, Va., 30 July 1864
 
 


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Citation

After the color sergeant had been shot down, seized the colors and planted them on the enemy's works during the charge.