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CMOHS.org - Second Lieutenant WALLACE, GEORGE W., U.S. Army

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WALLACE, GEORGE W.

Rank: Second Lieutenant
Organization: U.S. Army
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Division: 9th U.S. Infantry
Born: Fort Riley, Kans.
Departed: Yes
Entered Service At: Denver, Colo.
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Place / Date: At Tinuba, Luzon, Philippine Islands, 4 March 1900
 
 


WALLACE, GEORGE W. Photo
 
Citation

With another officer and a native Filipino, was shot at from an ambush, the other officer falling severely wounded. 2d Lt. Wallace fired in the direction of the enemy, put them to rout, removed the wounded officer from the path, returned to the town, a mile distant, and summoned assistance from his command.