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U.S. Civil War - U.S. Army

George E McDonald

  • Rank: Private
  • Conflict/Era: U.S. Civil War
  • Unit/Command:
    Company L,
    1st Connecticut Heavy Artillery
  • Military Service Branch: U.S. Army
  • Medal of Honor Action Date: March 25, 1865
  • Medal of Honor Action Place: Fort Stedman, Virginia, USA
Capture of flag of the 26th North Carolina Infantry (C.S.A.).
Additional Details
  • Accredited to: Warwick, Kent County, Rhode Island
  • Awarded Posthumously: No
  • Presentation Date & Details: July 21, 1865
  • Born: , Warwick, Kent County, RI, United States
  • Died: September 8, 1897
  • Buried: Oak Grove Cemetery (MH), Pawtucket, RI, United States

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